BME 320

BME 320 Human Anatomy and Physiology Cells & Tissues

An introductory outline of the basic anatomy and physiology of the human body for engineers. The

objective of this course is to present the various levels of structural organization of the body, from

chemical through cellular and tissue organization to whole body structure and maintenance. The role

of physical principles and phenomena as they are known to exist and apply to living systems will be

highlighted in engineering terms. This course is intended for undergraduate students in the Faculty of

Engineering. Students from faculties other than the Faculty of Engineering or from the Department of

Physics must obtain the consent of the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

Note: Course materials will be available on WebCT