ENGN3820 - Biomedical Imaging

ENGN3820 - Biomedical Imaging

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Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competency Summary

1. Knowledge and Skill base

1.1 Comprehensive, theory based understanding of the underpinning natural and physical sciences and the engineering fundamentals applicable to the engineering discipline.
1.2 Conceptual understanding of the mathematics, numerical analysis, statistics, and computer and information sciences which underpin the engineering discipline. tick
1.3 In-depth understanding of specialist bodies of knowledge within the engineering discipline. tick
1.4 Discernment of knowledge development and research directions within the engineering discipline. tick
1.5 Knowledge of engineering design practice and contextual factors impacting the engineering discipline. tick
1.6 Understanding of the scope, principles, norms, accountabilities and bounds of sustainable engineering practice in the specific discipline. tick

2. Engineering Application Ability

2.1 Application of established engineering methods to complex engineering problem solving. tick
2.2 Fluent application of engineering techniques, tools and resources. tick
2.3 Application of systematic engineering synthesis and design processes. tick
2.4 Application of systematic approaches to the conduct and management of engineering projects. tick

3. Professional and Personal Attributes

3.1 Ethical conduct and professional accountability. tick
3.2 Effective oral and written communication in professional and lay domains. tick
3.3 Creative, innovative and pro-active demeanour. tick
3.4 Professional use and management of information. tick
3.5 Orderly management of self, and professional conduct. tick
3.6 Effective team membership and team leadership. tick

Learning Outcomes to EA Stage 1 Competency Mapping

1. Knowledge and Skill base 2. Engineering Application Ability 3. Professional and Personal Attributes

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1Apply physics and engineering concepts to different imaging modalities tick
2Explain the complexity of system biology from cellular to tissue and organ (immune, circulatory system), understanding the basic bioengineering: cell culture and tissue engineering tick tick tick tick tick
3Select the appropriate imaging system for different biological levels: organ, tissues, cells, molecule, justifying the pros and cons of each technique, whilst also demonstrating an understanding of appropriate handling procedures. tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick
4Demonstrate understanding of how different signal (optical, acoustic, high energy radiation) are converted to an image (2D, 3D) through numerical and statistical methods. tick tick tick tick
5Utilise identify an engineering approach to physical and numerical concepts in new state-of-the-art bioimaging system, whilst also identifying the design factors that contribute to construction of advanced bioimaging system. tick tick tick tick tick tick tick tick
6Analyse and compare the performance of each imaging modalities using basic numerical methods. tick tick tick tick

Assessment Tasks

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Tutorials

2

Lab Visit (Quiz)

3

Assignments (review paper/presentation of scientific papers):

4

Written Exam

Learning Outcomes to Assessment Task Mapping

Assessment Tasks

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1Apply physics and engineering concepts to different imaging modalities tick tick
2Explain the complexity of system biology from cellular to tissue and organ (immune, circulatory system), understanding the basic bioengineering: cell culture and tissue engineering tick tick tick
3Select the appropriate imaging system for different biological levels: organ, tissues, cells, molecule, justifying the pros and cons of each technique, whilst also demonstrating an understanding of appropriate handling procedures. tick tick tick
4Demonstrate understanding of how different signal (optical, acoustic, high energy radiation) are converted to an image (2D, 3D) through numerical and statistical methods. tick tick tick
5Utilise identify an engineering approach to physical and numerical concepts in new state-of-the-art bioimaging system, whilst also identifying the design factors that contribute to construction of advanced bioimaging system. tick tick tick tick
6Analyse and compare the performance of each imaging modalities using basic numerical methods. tick tick

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