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MEngMechanical Engineering with Biomechanics

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Overview

Aimed at students who want to study mechanical engineering but also have an interest in the life sciences and non-conventional engineering problems. The course will provide the technical skills required by the biomedical and healthcare industries, whilst preserving students employability in more traditional mechanical engineering sectors.

Programme structure

First year

Core modules:

Engineering Mechanics
Essential Mathematical Skills & Techniques
Matter, Flow and Energy
Design Skills
Design and Manufacturing
Laboratory Skills for Mechanical Engineers
Materials Under Stress
Global Engineering Challenge Week

Optional modules:

Engineering Techniques and Manufacturing Technology

Second year

Core modules:

Computational and Numerical Methods
Design of Engineering Components
Design of Structures, Machines and Systems
Dynamics of Structures and Machines
Electric Circuits
Finance and Law for Engineers
Fluids Engineering
Heat Transfer
Materials Processing
Mathematics for Engineering Modelling
Mechanics of Deformable Solids
Project Management and HRM for Engineers
Engineering – You’re Hired

Third year

Core modules:

Group Design Project
Advanced Engineering Thermodynamic Cycles
Anatomy and Physiology for Engineers
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Finite Element Techniques
Fluid Biomechanics
Integrated Design Skills
Integrity of Materials and Components
Introduction to Biomedical Imaging Sciences
Sensors, Actuators and Controllers
Solid Biomechanics

Fourth year

Core modules:

Individual Project
Biomechanics of Human Movement
Biomechanics of Musculoskeletal System
Biomechanics of the Cardiovascular System
Regulatory Affairs for Medical Devices
Sports Engineering
The Professional Responsibility of Engineers

Optional modules:

Additive Manufacturing – Principles and Applications 2
Advanced Finite Element Modelling
Advanced Fluid Mechanics
Experimental Stress Analysis
Marketing Management
Signal Processing and Instrumentation
Technology Strategy and Business Planning

Career opportunities

Our graduates have gone on to careers in manufacturing, transport, power generation or engineering consultancies.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States