HL102X Degree Project in Medical Engineering, First Cycle 15.0 credits

Examensarbete inom medicinsk teknik, grundnivå

The main content is a supervised work solving a biomedical technology problem related to one of several students shared larger context, oral and written communication, and evaluation and critical review of own and others' results in the same or related context.As support for this process there will be a series of seminars treating information retrieval as well as the creation and review of oral and written presentation of technical information.

  • Education cycle

    First cycle
  • Main field of study

    Technology
  • Grading scale

    A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

At present this course is not scheduled to be offered.

Intended learning outcomes

After completing the course students will be able to:
1. Apply relevant knowledge and skills acquired in one of its areas of application, by independently reviewing and discussing issues and solving major problems at the first level within this application area.
2. Apply international and national regulations, where necessary, and show awareness of social and ethical aspects, including economically, socially and ecologically sustainable development.
3. Reflect on and critically review their own and others' scientific achievements.
4. Documenting and oral and written presentation of their work with respect to structure, formality and language management.
5. Identify the need for further knowledge and take responsibility for their own acquiring of knowledge.
6. Planning and independently perform basic sub-projects, which also requires interaction with others to achieve a coordinated objective

Course main content

  • Seminar series treating information retrieval as well as the creation and review of oral and written presentation of technical information.
  • A supervised thesis work regarding a clinical problem with economic, technological and medical aspects.

  • Oral and written communication, and evaluation and critical review of own and others' results in the same context.

Eligibility

Completed courses required by the program

Literature

Compendium that summarizes the seminar series and information about the project

Examination

  • XUPP - Examination Question, 15.0, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Offered by

CBH/Biomedical Engineering and Health Systems

Contact

Tobias Nyberg (tobias.nyberg@sth.kth.se)

Examiner

Mats Nilsson <spexmats@kth.se>

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2010.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.