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HL1012 Work Place Training in Medical Engineering 3.0 credits

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Headings with content from the Course syllabus HL1012 (Autumn 2014–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Practice in a clinical engineering department

Practical observation of care with supervision

Lectures and Seminars

Documentation and report writing

Intended learning outcomes

After completing the course students will be able to:

• Describe the work and problems in selected medical clinics

• Describe clinical engineering practice in hospitals

• Understand the care from a patient´s perspective

• Discuss medical and technical issues with health professionals

• Discuss medical devices in healthcare

Course disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Medicinsk grundkurs or equivalent

Recommended prerequisites

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Jacobson och Öberg: Teknik i praktisk sjukvård, Studentlitteratur

Bertil Jacobson: Medicin och teknik, Studentlitteratur

Course materials from basic courses

Handouts and collected material and notes from lectures and seminars

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

P, F


  • RED1 - Assignments and at Least 80% Attendance, 3.0 credits, grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Other requirements for final grade

Portfolio with passed assignments

High attendance at all components (course management decides, over 80%)

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web HL1012

Offered by

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Education cycle

First cycle

Add-on studies

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Supplementary information

The limited number of places are distributed according to the results achieved in the program