BME 258 Medical Imaging and Lasers



Apply Math, Science, Engineering Principles to problems  in medicine & biology

Design & conduct experiments, including experiments on living systems

Analyze and interpret data including data from measurements on living systems

Design system/
process including systems involving the interaction of living and non-living states

An ability to function on multi-
disciplinary teams

Identify, formulate
solve Engineering Problems including problems at the interface of engineering and biology

Understand professional and ethical responsibility

Effectively Write Written communi-

Effectively Perform Oral communi-

Broadly educated in Biology, Physiology, and Humanities and Social  Sciences

Recognize the Need for and Ability for life-long learning

of contemp-
orary issues, including societal problems and opportunities stemming from knowledge in Technology and Biology

An ability to use techniques, skills, and tools in engineering practice and be prepared for further education in engineering, medicine, or biomedical science.

Orientation, intro to imaging             L            
X-ray fundamentals H                 M      
Generation & detection of X-rays H         M   L          
X-ray based methods M         M   L          
Tours of imaging facilities         M*       M*        
Computed tomography H   H*     M   L          
Radionuclide imaging H         M   L          
Magnetic resonance imaging H   H*     M   L       L  
Ultrasound H         M   L       M  
Lasers H         M   L          
In class reviews by students                 M   L   L
SUMMARY H   H*   M* M L L M* M L L L
H, M, and L refer to a high, medium, or low level to which an objective is addressed by a topic.
* indicates that documented outcome measures will be made available.

Last update Paul H. King, May 19, 2000