Unit of Study Table
Unit of study  Credit points  A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition  Session 

Biomedical Engineering Stream Table 

Biomedical Engineering Stream Core units 

Complete a total of 108 credit points of units of study from the following unit groups:  
Complete 6 credit points of:  
ENGG1801 Engineering Computing 
6  Semester 1 Summer Main 

INFO1110 Introduction to Programming 
6  Intensive July Semester 1 Semester 2 

Complete 6 credit points of:  
ENGG1802 Engineering Mechanics 
6 
Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Intensive January Semester 2 Summer Main 
PHYS1001 Physics 1 (Regular) 
6  A HSC Physics or PHYS1003 or PHYS1004 or PHYS1902 or equivalent. Students who have not completed HSC Physics (or equivalent) are strongly advised to take the Physics Bridging Course (offered in February). Students are also encouraged to take (MATH1X21 or MATH1931 or MATH1X01 or MATH1906) and MATH1X02 concurrently. N PHYS1002 or PHYS1901 or EDUH1017 or PHYS1903 
Semester 1 
Complete 6 credit points of:  
AMME2200 Introductory Thermofluids 
6  A (MATH1001 OR MATH1021 OR MATH1901 OR MATH1921 OR MATH1906 OR MATH1931) AND (MATH1002 OR MATH1902) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023 OR MATH1903 OR MATH1923 OR MATH1907 OR MATH1933). Students are expected to be familiar with basic, first year, integral calculus, differential calculus and linear algebra. N AMME2261 OR AMME2262 
Semester 2 
CHNG2803 Heat and Mass Transfer 
6  A Ability to conduct mass and energy balances, and the integration of these concepts to solve real chemical engineering problems Ability to understand basic principles of physical chemistry, physics and mechanics. Ability to use mathematics of calculus (including vector calculus) and linear algebra, and carry out computations with MATLAB and MS EXCEL. Ability to read widely outside of the technical literature, and to synthesise arguments based on such literature. Ability to write coherent reports and essays based on qualitative and quantitative information. P (MATH1001 OR MATH1021 OR MATH1901 OR MATH1921) AND (MATH1002 OR MATH1902) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023 OR MATH1903 OR MATH1923) AND (MATH1005 OR MATH1905) AND CHNG1103 AND ENGG1801 C (CHNG2802 OR AMME2960) AND CHNG2801 
Semester 1 
ELEC2302 Signals and Systems 
6  A (MATH1001 OR MATH1021) AND MATH1002 AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023). Basic knowledge of differentiation & integration, differential equations, and linear algebra. 
Semester 2 
MECH2400 Mechanical Design 1 
6  A ENGG1801 and ENGG1802, HSC Maths and Physics 
Semester 2 
Complete 6 credit points of:  
AMME5790 Introduction to Biomechatronics 
6  A A good practical knowledge in mechanical and electronic engineering; adequate maths and applied maths skills; background knowledge of physics, chemistry and biology; Some programming capability, MATLAB, C, C++; able to use common software tools used by engineers including CAD and EDA packages. P MECH3921 OR MTRX3700 OR AMME5921 N AMME4790 AMME5790 is the last in a series of practical Mechatronic and Electrical courses taken over three years. It takes these engineering concepts, along with the associated mathematical, electronic and mechanical theory and applies this knowledge to a series of practical, albeit specialised biomechatronic applications that will be encountered by Mechatronic Engineers who enter this broad field on graduation. 
Semester 2 
AMME5951 Fundamentals of Neuromodulation 
6  A ELEC1103 or equivalent, (MECH2901 OR AMME9901), and (MECH3921 or AMME5921) 
Semester 1 
ELEC3802 Fundamentals of Biomedical Engineering 
6  A ELEC2004 or ELEC2104 A knowledge of basic electrical engineering is required: Ohm's law, Thevenin and Nortons' theorems, basic circuit theory involving linear resistors, capacitors and inductors, a basic knowledge of bipolar and field effect transistor theory, simplified theoretical mechanism of operation of transformers. 
Semester 1 
Complete all 72 credit points of:  
AMME1960 Biomedical Engineering 1A 
6  A HSC Mathematics Extension 1 (3 Unit) N ENGG1960 or ENGG1800 or CIVL1900 or CHNG1108 or AERO1560 or MECH1560 or MTRX1701 
Semester 1 
AMME1961 Biomedical Engineering 1B 
6  A HSC Biology and HSC Chemistry. Summer bridging courses are available for students who did not complete HSC Biology or Chemistry Note: CHEM1101 is scheduled for semester 1 Year 1 and AMME1961 for Semester 2 Year 1. Students should ideally ensure that they follow this schedule. 
Semester 2 
CHEM1111 Chemistry 1A 
6  A Students who have not completed HSC Chemistry (or equivalent) and HSC Mathematics (or equivalent) are strongly advised to take the Chemistry and Mathematics Bridging Courses (offered in February) N CHEM1001 or CHEM1101 or CHEM1901 or CHEM1903 or CHEM1109 or CHEM1011 or CHEM1911 or CHEM1991 Students who have not completed secondary school chemistry are strongly advised to instead complete Fundamentals of Chemistry 1A in the first semester of the calendar year (unless you require 12 credit points of Chemistry and are commencing in semester 2). You should also take the Chemistry Bridging Course in advance (offered in February, and online yearround http://sydney.edu.au/science/chemistry/studyingchemistry/bridgingcourse.shtml). 
Semester 1 Semester 2 Summer Main 
AMME1362 Materials 1 
6  N CIVL2110 or AMME2302 
Semester 2 
AMME2960 Biomedical Engineering 2 
6  A AMME1960 AND AMME1961 P (MATH1001 OR MATH1021 OR MATH1901 OR MATH1921) AND (MATH1002 OR MATH1902) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023 OR MATH1903 OR MATH1923) 
Semester 1 
ELEC1103 Fundamentals of Elec and Electronic Eng 
6  A Basic knowledge of differentiation & integration, and HSC Physics 
Semester 1 
MECH2901 Anatomy and Physiology for Engineers 
6  P (AMME1960 OR ENGG1960 OR AMME1961 OR BIOL1xxx) AND (6CP 1000level Chemistry) 
Semester 2 
ELEC2104 Electronic Devices and Circuits 
6  A Knowledge: ELEC1103. Ohm's Law and Kirchoff's Laws; action of Current and Voltage sources; network analysis and the superposition theorem; Thevenin and Norton equivalent circuits; inductors and capacitors, transient response of RL, RC and RLC circuits; the ability to use power supplies, oscilloscopes, function generators, meters, etc. 
Semester 2 
AMME3660 Biomanufacturing 
6  P MECH2400 OR ENGG1960 OR AMME1960 OR MECH1560 N MECH3660 
Semester 1 
MECH3921 Biomedical Design and Technology 
6  A A basic understanding of human physiology and anatomy and an understanding of the engineering design process. P (AMME2302 OR AMME1362) AND MECH2901 AND (MECH2400 OR ENGG1960 OR AMME1960) N AMME5921 
Semester 2 
AMME4971 Tissue Engineering 
6  P MECH2901 AND MECH3921 
Semester 1 
MECH4961 Biomechanics and Biomaterials 
6  P (ENGG1960 OR ENGG1802 OR PHYS1001) AND (AMME2302 OR AMME1362) AND MECH2901 AND MECH3921 
Semester 2 
Also complete 12 credit points of units of study from the Biomedical Engineering Stream Specialist table below.  
Biomedical Engineering Stream Specialist units 

Select a minimum of 12 credit points from the following units of study:  
AMME2262 Thermal Engineering 1 
6  A Students are expected to be familiar with basic, first year, integral calculus, differential calculus and linear algebra. P (MATH1001 OR MATH1021 OR MATH1901 OR MATH1921 OR MATH1906 OR MATH1931) AND (MATH1002 OR MATH1902) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023 OR MATH1903 OR MATH1923 OR MATH1907 OR MATH1933) N AMME2200 
Semester 2 
AMME4710 Computer Vision and Image Processing 
6  P MTRX3700 OR MECH4720 OR MECH5720 
Semester 2 
AMME4981 Applied Biomedical Engineering 
6  A MECH3361 AND MECH2400 AND MECH2901 AND MECH3362 AND MECH3921. Anatomy and Physiology, engineering dynamics and mechanics of solids in the second year level and knowledge of materials engineering and mechanical design in the third year level P AMME2301 AND AMME2500 AND (AMME1362 OR AMME2302) N AMME9981 
Semester 1 
AMME4990 Biomedical Product Development 
6  A 1000level chemistry, 2000level biology, and specific knowledge of cell biology at least at the 1000level, and preferably at the 2000level. P MECH2901 AND MECH3921 
Semester 1 
AMME5931 Nanomaterials in Medicine 
6  A 1000level Biology and Chemistry; 3000level or higher Engineering Design Practice and Biomedical Engineering; AMME1362 or 6cp 1000level Materials Science; MECH2901 or 6cp 2000level Anatomy and Physiology. 
Semester 1 
AMME5951 Fundamentals of Neuromodulation 
6  A ELEC1103 or equivalent, (MECH2901 OR AMME9901), and (MECH3921 or AMME5921) 
Semester 1 
AMME5962 Introduction to Mechanobiology 
6  A 6 credit points of 1000level biology, 6 credit points of 1000level chemistry and 6 credit points of 2000level physiology or equivalent 
Semester 2 
AMME5992 Regulatory Affairs in the Medical Industry 
6  A 6cp of 1000level Chemistry, and 6cp of Biology units P (AMME9901 OR MECH2901) AND (MECH3921 OR AMME5921) N AMME4992 Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Semester 2 
AMME5958 Nanotechnology in Biomedical Engineering 
6  P (AMME1362 OR AMME9302) AND (MECH3921 OR AMME5921) 
Semester 2 
AMME5995 Advanced Bionics 
6  P AMME5921 OR MECH3921 
Semester 1 
CHNG5601 Membrane Science 
6  Semester 1 

CHNG5602 Cellular Biophysics 
6 
Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Semester 1 
CHNG5603 Analysis, Modelling, Control: BioPhy Sys 
6  A It is assumed that students have a general knowledge of: (MATH1001 OR MATH1021) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023) This course is for Master degree students and also is offered as an elective course for fourth year students. Some lectures my be given by a guest lecturer. 
Semester 1 
CHNG5604 Advanced Membrane Engineering 
6  A CHNG5601 
Semester 2 
CHNG5605 BioProducts: Laboratory to Marketplace 
6 
This course is for Master degree students and also is offered as an elective course for fourth year students. 
Semester 2 
COMP5048 Visual Analytics 
6  A It is assumed that students will have basic knowledge of data structures, algorithms and programming skills. 
Semester 2 
COMP5424 Information Technology in Biomedicine 
6  Semester 1 

ELEC3305 Digital Signal Processing 
6  A Familiarity with basic Algebra, Differential and Integral Calculus, continuous linear timeinvariant systems and their time and frequency domain representations, Fourier transform, sampling of continuous time signals. P ELEC2302 
Semester 1 
ELEC5514 Networked Embedded Systems 
6  A ELEC3305, ELEC3506, ELEC3607 and ELEC5508 P ELEC5509 
Semester 2 
ELEC5701 Technology Venture Creation 
6  N ENGG5102 
Semester 2 
HTIN5002 Quality Frameworks for Health Innovation 
6  P at least 36cp of 3000level or higher units and a WAM of 70+ 
Semester 2 
MECH5720 Sensors and Signals 
6  A Strong MATLAB skills P MTRX3700 N MECH4720 
Semester 2 
MECH5907 Orthopaedic and Surgical Engineering 
6  A 1.Basic concepts in engineering mechanics  statics, dynamics, and solid mechanics. 2.Basic concepts in materials science, specifically with regard to types of materials and the relation between properties and microstructure. 3.A basic understanding of human biology and anatomy. P (AMME2302 OR AMME9302 OR AMME1362) AND (MECH2901 OR AMME9901) AND (MECH3921 OR AMME5921) N MECH4902 
Semester 2 
MTRX5700 Experimental Robotics 
6  A Knowledge of statics and dynamics, rotation matrices, programming and some electronic and mechanical design experience is assumed. P (AMME3500 OR AMME5501 OR AMME9501) AND MTRX3700. 
Semester 1 
Biomedical Engineering Stream Elective units 

Select the remaining credit points from the following units of study. Biomedical Specialist Electives may also be counted as Stream Electives.  
AMME2200 Introductory Thermofluids 
6  A (MATH1001 OR MATH1021 OR MATH1901 OR MATH1921 OR MATH1906 OR MATH1931) AND (MATH1002 OR MATH1902) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023 OR MATH1903 OR MATH1923 OR MATH1907 OR MATH1933). Students are expected to be familiar with basic, first year, integral calculus, differential calculus and linear algebra. N AMME2261 OR AMME2262 
Semester 2 
AMME2261 Fluid Mechanics 1 
6  A Students are expected to be familiar with basic, first year, integral calculus, differential calculus and linear algebra. P (MATH1001 OR MATH1021 OR MATH1901 OR MATH1921 OR MATH1906 OR MATH1931) AND (MATH1002 OR MATH1902) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023 OR MATH1903 OR MATH1923 OR MATH1907 OR MATH1933) N AMME2200 
Semester 1 
AMME2262 Thermal Engineering 1 
6  A Students are expected to be familiar with basic, first year, integral calculus, differential calculus and linear algebra. P (MATH1001 OR MATH1021 OR MATH1901 OR MATH1921 OR MATH1906 OR MATH1931) AND (MATH1002 OR MATH1902) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023 OR MATH1903 OR MATH1923 OR MATH1907 OR MATH1933) N AMME2200 
Semester 2 
AMME2301 Mechanics of Solids 
6  P ENGG1802 AND (MATH1001 OR MATH1021 OR MATH1901 OR MATH1921 OR MATH1906 OR MATH1931) AND (MATH1002 OR MATH1902) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023 OR MATH1903 OR MATH1923 OR MATH1907 OR MATH1933) N CIVL2201 
Semester 2 
AMME2500 Engineering Dynamics 
6  A Familiarity with the MATLAB programming environment P (MATH1001 OR MATH1021 OR MATH1901 OR MATH1921 OR MATH1906 OR MATH1931) AND (MATH1002 OR MATH1902) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023 OR MATH1903 OR MATH1923 OR MATH1907 OR MATH1933) AND ENGG1802 
Semester 1 
AMME3500 System Dynamics and Control 
6  P (AMME2000 OR MATH2067 OR (MATH2061 AND MATH2065) OR MATH2021) AND AMME2500 
Semester 1 
CHNG1103 Conservation of Mass and Energy 
6  Semester 2 

CHNG2801 Fluid Mechanics 
6  A Calculus, Computations (Matlab, Excel), Mass and Energy Balances. P CHNG1103 C CHNG2802 OR AMME2960 
Semester 1 
CHNG2802 Applied Maths for Chemical Engineers 
6  A Enrolment in this unit of study assumes that all core science and engineering UoS in firstyear have been successfully completed. P (MATH1001 OR MATH1021 OR MATH1901 OR MATH1921) AND (MATH1002 OR MATH1902) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023 OR MATH1903 OR MATH1923) AND (MATH1005 OR MATH1015 OR MATH1905) AND CHNG1103 
Semester 1 
CHNG2804 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics 
6  A Ability to conduct mass and energy balances, and the integration of these concepts to solve real chemical engineering problems. Ability to understand basic principles of physical chemistry, physics and mechanics. Ability to use mathematics of calculus (including vector calculus) and linear algebra, and to carry out computations with Matlab and MSExcel. P CHNG1103 AND (CHEM1101 OR CHEM1111) AND (CHEM1102 OR CHEM1112) C (CHNG2805 AND CHNG2806) OR MECH2901 
Semester 2 
CHNG2805 Engineering for a Sustainable Society 
6  A Ability to conduct mass and energy balances, and the integration of these concepts to solve real chemical engineering problems. Ability to understand basic principles of physical chemistry, physics and mechanics. Ability to use mathematics of calculus (including vector calculus) and linear algebra, and carry out computations with MATLAB and MS EXCEL. P CHNG1103 
Semester 2 
CHNG2806 Separation Processes 
6  A Ability to conduct mass and energy balances, and the integration of these concepts to solve real chemical engineering problems. Ability to understand basic principles of physical chemistry, physics and mechanics. Ability to use mathematics of calculus (including vector calculus) and linear algebra, and carry out computations with MATLAB and MS EXCEL. Ability to read widely outside of the technical literature, and to synthesise arguments based on such literature. Ability to write coherent reports and essays based on qualitative and quantitative information P CHNG1103 AND CHNG2803 C CHNG2804 
Semester 2 
CHNG3801 Process Design 
6  A Enrolment in this unit of study assumes that all (six) core chemical engineering UoS in second year have been successfully completed. P (CHNG2801 AND CHNG2802 AND CHNG2803 AND CHNG2804 AND CHNG2805 AND CHNG2806) OR (CHNG2801 AND CHNG2803 AND CHNG2804 AND AMME2960) C CHNG3803, CHNG3802 
Semester 1 
CHNG3802 Control and Reaction Engineering 
6  A Enrolment in this unit of study assumes that all (six) core chemical engineering UoS in second year have been successfully completed. P (CHNG2801 AND CHNG2802 AND CHNG2803 AND CHNG2804 AND CHNG2805 AND CHNG2806) OR (CHNG2801 AND CHNG2803 AND CHNG2804 AND AMME2960) C CHNG3801; CHNG3803 
Semester 1 
CHNG3803 Chemical/Biological Process Design 
6  A Ability to conduct mass and energy balances, and the integration of these concepts to solve real chemical engineering problems. Ability to understand basic principles of physical chemistry, physics and mechanics. Ability to use mathematics of calculus (including vector calculus) and linear algebra, and carry out computations with MATLAB and MS EXCEL. Ability to read widely outside of the technical literature, and to synthesise arguments based on such literature. Ability to write coherent reports and essays based on qualitative and quantitative information. P (CHNG2801 AND CHNG2802 AND CHNG2803 AND CHNG2804 AND CHNG2805 AND CHNG2806) OR (CHNG2801 AND CHNG2803 AND CHNG2804 AND AMME2960) C CHNG3801 and CHNG3802 
Semester 1 
CHNG3804 Biochemical Engineering 
6  A Enrolment in this unit of study assumes that all (six) core chemical engineering units of study in second year have been successfully completed. P (CHNG2801 AND CHNG2802 AND CHNG2803 AND CHNG2804 AND CHNG2805 AND CHNG2806) OR (CHNG2801 AND CHNG2803 AND CHNG2804 AND AMME2960) 
Semester 2 
CHNG3805 Product Formulation and Design 
6  A Mass and Energy Balances Conservation and Transport Phenomena Applied Mathematics (for Chemical Engineering) Process Design Concepts Process Control and Optimisation Concepts P CHNG2801; CHNG2802; CHNG2803; CHNG2804; CHNG2805; CHNG2806 C CHNG3806; CHNG3807 
Semester 2 
CHNG3806 Management of Industrial Systems 
6  A Ability to conduct mass and energy balances, and the integration of these concepts to solve real chemical engineering problems. Ability to understand basic principles of physical chemistry, physics and mechanics. Ability to use mathematics of calculus (including vector calculus) and linear algebra, and carry out computations with MATLAB and MS EXCEL. Ability to read widely outside of the technical literature, and to synthesise arguments based on such literature. Ability to write coherent reports and essays based on qualitative information. P CHNG2801; CHNG2802; CHNG2803; CHNG2804; CHNG2805; CHNG2806 C CHNG3805; CHNG3807 
Semester 2 
CHNG3807 Products and Value Chains 
6  A Ability to conduct mass and energy balances, and the integration of these concepts to solve real chemical engineering problems. Ability to understand basic principles of physical chemistry, physics and mechanics. Ability to use mathematics of calculus (including vector calculus) and linear algebra, and carry out computations with MATLAB and MS EXCEL. Ability to read widely outside of the technical literature, and to synthesise arguments based on such literature. Ability to write coherent reports and essays based on qualitative and quantitative information. P CHNG2801; CHNG2802; CHNG2803; CHNG2804; CHNG2805; CHNG2806 C CHNG3805; CHNG3806 
Semester 2 
CHNG3808 Engineering Macromolecules and Nanocomposites 
6  A Knowledge of reaction engineering, fluid flow, heat transfer and mass transfer. P CHNG2801 AND CHNG2806 C CHNG3802 
Semester 1 
CHNG3809 Laboratory and Industrial Practice 
6  P CHNG1103, CHNG2801, CHNG2802, CHNG2803, CHNG2804, CHNG2805 AND CHNG2806 C CHNG3801, CHNG3802, CHNG3803 
Semester 1 
CHNG4802 Chemical Engineering Design A 
6  A CHNG3801 AND CHNG3802 AND CHNG3803 AND CHNG3805 AND CHNG3806 AND CHNG3807. Enrolment in this unit of study assumes that all (six) core chemical engineering unit of study in third year have been successfully completed P CHNG3801,CHNG3802, CHNG3803, CHNG3805, CHNG3806, CHNG3807 N CHNG4203 
Semester 1 
CHNG4806 Chemical Engineering Design B 
6  A CHNG3801 AND CHNG3802 AND CHNG3803 AND CHNG3805 AND CHNG3806 AND CHNG3807. Enrolment in this unit of study assumes that all core chemical engineering units of study in thirdyear have been successfully completed, as well as the related first semester UoS CHNG4802 or CHNG4203 P CHNG4802 or CHNG4203 Department permission required for enrolment prior to CHNG4802 in the case of MidYear Entry students. 
Semester 2 
CIVL3310 Humanitarian Engineering 
6  Semester 1 

CIVL5320 Engineering for Sustainable Development 
6  P CIVL3310 OR CIVL9310 
Semester 2 
CIVL5330 Global Engineering Field Work 
6 
Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Intensive December Intensive July 
COMP2017 Systems Programming 
6  P INFO1113 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905 OR INFO1103 C COMP2123 OR COMP2823 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905 N COMP2129 
Semester 1 
COMP2022 Programming Languages, Logic and Models 
6  A MATH1004 OR MATH1904 OR MATH1064 OR MATH2069 OR MATH2969 P INFO1103 OR INFO1903 OR INFO1113 N COMP2922 
Semester 2 
COMP2123 Data Structures and Algorithms 
6  P INFO1110 OR INFO1113 OR DATA1002 OR INFO1103 OR INFO1903 N INFO1105 OR INFO1905 OR COMP2823 
Semester 1 
COMP2823 Data Structures and Algorithms (Adv) 
6  A Distinctionlevel result in at least one the listed 1000 level programming units P Distinction level result in at least one of INFO1110 OR INFO1113 OR DATA1002 OR INFO1103 OR INFO1903 N INFO1105 OR INFO1905 OR COMP2123 Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Semester 1 
COMP2922 Programming Languages, Logic and Models (Adv) 
6  A MATH1004 OR MATH1904 OR MATH1064 OR MATH2069 OR MATH2969 P Distinction level result in INFO1103 OR INFO1903 OR INFO1113 N COMP2022 Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Semester 2 
COMP3027 Algorithm Design 
6  A MATH1004 OR MATH1904 OR MATH1064 P COMP2123 OR COMP2823 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905 N COMP2007 OR COMP2907 OR COMP3927 
Semester 1 
COMP3221 Distributed Systems 
6  P (INFO1105 OR INFO1905) OR ((INFO1103 OR INFO1113) AND (COMP2123 OR COMP2823)) N COMP2121 
Semester 1 
COMP3308 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence 
6  A Algorithms. Programming skills (e.g. Java, Python, C, C++, Matlab) N COMP3608 
Semester 1 
COMP3419 Graphics and Multimedia 
6  A Programming skills P COMP2123 OR COMP2823 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905 
Semester 2 
COMP3520 Operating Systems Internals 
6  P (COMP2017 OR COMP2129) AND (COMP2123 OR COMP2823 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905) 
Semester 2 
COMP3608 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (Adv) 
6  A Algorithms. Programming skills (e.g. Java, Python, C, C++, Matlab) P Distinctionlevel results in some 2nd year COMP or MATH or SOFT units. N COMP3308 COMP3308 and COMP3608 share the same lectures, but have different tutorials and assessment (the same type but more challenging). 
Semester 1 
COMP3615 Computer Science Project 
6  P (COMP2123 OR COMP2823) AND COMP2017 AND (COMP2022 OR COMP2922) N INFO3600 OR COMP3600 
Semester 2 
COMP3927 Algorithm Design (Adv) 
6  A MATH1004 OR MATH1904 OR MATH1064 P COMP2123 OR COMP2823 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905 N COMP2007 OR COMP2907 OR COMP3027 Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Semester 1 
DATA2001 Data Science: Big Data and Data Diversity 
6  P DATA1002 OR INFO1110 OR INFO1903 OR INFO1103 
Semester 1 
DATA2002 Data Analytics: Learning from Data 
6  A (Basic Linear Algebra and some coding) or QBUS1040 P [DATA1001 or ENVX1001 or ENVX1002] or [MATH10X5 and MATH1115] or [MATH10X5 and STAT2011] or [MATH1905 and MATH1XXX (except MATH1XX5)] or [BUSS1020 or ECMT1010 or STAT1021] N STAT2012 or STAT2912 
Semester 2 
DATA3404 Data Science Platforms 
6  A This unit of study assumes that students have previous knowledge of database structures and of SQL. The prerequisite material is covered in DATA2001 or ISYS2120. Familiarity with a programming language (e.g. Java or C) is also expected. P DATA2001 OR ISYS2120 OR INFO2120 OR INFO2820 N INFO3504 OR INFO3404 
Semester 1 
ELEC2103 Simulation and Numerical Solutions in Eng 
6  A ELEC1103. Understanding of the fundamental concepts and building blocks of electrical and electronics circuits and aspects of professional project management, teamwork, and ethics. N COSC1001 or COSC1901 
Semester 2 
ELEC2302 Signals and Systems 
6  A (MATH1001 OR MATH1021) AND MATH1002 AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023). Basic knowledge of differentiation & integration, differential equations, and linear algebra. 
Semester 2 
ELEC2602 Digital Logic 
6  A ELEC1601. This unit of study assumes some knowledge of digital data representation and basic computer organisation 
Semester 1 
ELEC3104 Engineering Electromagnetics 
6  A Differential calculus, integral calculus, vector integral calculus; electrical circuit theory and analysis using lumped elements; fundamental electromagnetic laws and their use in the calculation of static fields. 
Semester 1 
ELEC3203 Electricity Networks 
6  A This unit of study assumes a competence in first year mathematics (in particular, the ability to work with complex numbers), in elementary circuit theory and in basic electromagnetics. 
Semester 1 
ELEC3204 Power Electronics and Applications 
6  A 1. Differential equations, linear algebra, complex variables, analysis of linear circuits. 2. Fourier theory applied to periodic and nonperiodic signals. 3. Software such as MATLAB to perform signal analysis and filter design. 4. Familiarity with the use of basic laboratory equipment such as oscilloscope, function generator, power supply, etc. 5. Basic electric circuit theory and analysis P ELEC2104 
Semester 1 
ELEC3206 Electrical Energy Conversion Systems 
6  A Following concepts are assumed knowledge for this unit of study: familiarity with circuit theory, electronic devices, ac power, capacitors and inductors, and electric circuits such as threephase circuits and circuits with switches, the use of basic laboratory equipment such as oscilloscope and power supply. P ELEC3203 
Semester 2 
ELEC3304 Control 
6  A Specifically the following concepts are assumed knowledge for this unit: familiarity with basic Algebra, Differential and Integral Calculus, Physics; solution of linear differential equations, Matrix Theory, eigenvalues and eigenvectors; linear electrical circuits, ideal opamps; continuous linear timeinvariant systems and their time and frequency domain representations, Laplace transform, Fourier transform. P ELEC2302 AND (MATH2061 OR MATH2067 OR MATH2021 OR MATH2961 OR AMME2000) N AMME3500 
Semester 2 
ELEC3305 Digital Signal Processing 
6  A Familiarity with basic Algebra, Differential and Integral Calculus, continuous linear timeinvariant systems and their time and frequency domain representations, Fourier transform, sampling of continuous time signals. P ELEC2302 
Semester 1 
ELEC3404 Electronic Circuit Design 
6  A A background in basic electronics and circuit theory is assumed. 
Semester 1 
ELEC3405 Communications Electronics and Photonics 
6  A ELEC2104. A background in basic electronics and circuit theory is assumed. 
Semester 2 
ELEC3505 Communications 
6  P ELEC2302. Confidence in mathematical operation usually needed to handle telecommunications problems such as Fourier transform, fundamental in signals and systems theory, convolution, and similar techniques. 
Semester 1 
ELEC3506 Data Communications and the Internet 
6  N NETS2150 
Semester 2 
ELEC3607 Embedded Systems 
6  A ELEC1601 AND ELEC2602. Logic operations, theorems and Boolean algebra, data representation, number operations (binary, hex, integers and floating point), combinational logic analysis and synthesis, sequential logic, registers, counters, bus systems, state machines, simple CAD tools for logic design, basic computer organisation, the CPU, peripheral devices, software organisation, machine language, assembly language, operating systems, data communications and computer networks. P ELEC1601 AND ELEC2602 AND COMP2017 
Semester 1 
ELEC3608 Computer Architecture 
6  A ELEC3607. Basic knowledge of assembly language and microprocessor systems is required. P ELEC2602 
Semester 2 
ELEC3609 Internet Software Platforms 
6  P (INFO1103 OR INFO1110) AND (INFO2110 OR ISYS2110) AND (INFO2120 OR INFO2820 OR ISYS2120) N EBUS4001 
Semester 2 
ELEC3610 EBusiness Analysis and Design 
6  N EBUS3003 
Semester 1 
ELEC3702 Management for Engineers 
6  N ENGG3005 or MECH3661 
Semester 2 
ELEC3802 Fundamentals of Biomedical Engineering 
6  A ELEC2004 or ELEC2104 A knowledge of basic electrical engineering is required: Ohm's law, Thevenin and Nortons' theorems, basic circuit theory involving linear resistors, capacitors and inductors, a basic knowledge of bipolar and field effect transistor theory, simplified theoretical mechanism of operation of transformers. 
Semester 1 
ELEC3803 Bioelectronics 
6  P ELEC2104 OR ELEC2602. 
Semester 2 
ENGG3800 Industry and Community Projects 
6 
Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Semester 1 
INFO1113 ObjectOriented Programming 
6  P INFO1110 N INFO1103 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905 
Semester 1 Semester 2 
INFO2150 Introduction to Health Data Science 
6  A Basic knowledge of Entity Relationship Modelling, database technology and SQL P (INFO1003 OR INFO1903 OR INFO1103 OR INFO1110 OR DATA1002) AND (DATA1001 OR MATH1005 OR MATH1905 OR MATH1015) C DATA2001 or ISYS2120 OR INFO2120 OR INFO2820 OR INFO1903 
Semester 2 
INFO2911 IT Special Project 2A 
6  P [85% average in IT units of study in previous year] AND [Permission from the School of IT] Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Semester 1 
INFO2912 IT Special Project 2B 
6  P [85% average in IT units of study in previous year] AND [Permission from the School of IT] Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Semester 2 
INFO3315 HumanComputer Interaction 
6  Semester 2 

INFO3616 Principles of Security and Security Eng 
6  A INFO1110 AND INFO1112 AND INFO1113 AND MATH1064. Knowledge equivalent to the above units is assumed; this means good programming skills in Python or a Crelated language, basic networking knowledge, skills from discrete mathematics. A technical orientation is expected. N ELEC5616 
Semester 1 
INFO3911 IT Special Project 3A 
6  P [85% average in IT units of study in previous year] AND [Permission from the School of IT] Note: Department permission required for enrolment Enrolment by department permission for students with 85% average in School of IT units plus minimum 75% average in other units 
Semester 1 
INFO3912 IT Special Project 3B 
6  P [85% average in IT units of study in previous year] AND [Permission from the School of IT] Note: Department permission required for enrolment Enrolment by department permission for students with 85% average in School of IT units plus minimum 75% average in other units 
Semester 2 
ISYS2110 Analysis and Design of Web Info Systems 
6  P INFO1113 OR INFO1103 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905 N INFO2110 
Semester 1 
ISYS2120 Data and Information Management 
6  A Programming skills P INFO1113 OR INFO1103 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905 OR INFO1003 OR INFO1903 OR DECO1012 N INFO2120 OR INFO2820 OR COMP5138 
Semester 2 
ISYS2160 Information Systems in the Internet Age 
6  A INFO1003 OR INFO1103 OR INFO1903 OR INFO1113 N ISYS2140 
Semester 2 
ISYS3400 Information Systems Project 
6  P (INFO2110 OR ISYS2110) AND (INFO2120 OR ISYS2120) AND (ISYS2140 OR ISYS2160) N INFO3600 or ISYS3207 
Semester 2 
ISYS3401 Information Technology Evaluation 
6  A INFO2110 and ISYS2140 P (INFO2110 OR ISYS2110) AND (INFO2120 OR ISYS2120) AND (ISYS2140 OR ISYS2160) 
Semester 1 
ISYS3402 Decision Analytics and Support Systems 
6  A Database Management AND Systems Analysis and Modelling P (ISYS2110 OR INFO2110) AND (ISYS2120 OR INFO2120) 
Semester 2 
MECH2400 Mechanical Design 1 
6  A ENGG1801 and ENGG1802, HSC Maths and Physics 
Semester 2 
MECH3260 Thermal Engineering 2 
6  A Fundamentals of thermodynamics and fluid mechanics are needed to begin this more advanced course P AMME2200 OR AMME2262. 
Semester 2 
MECH3261 Fluid Mechanics 2 
6  P AMME2200 OR (AMME2261 AND AMME2262) 
Semester 1 
MECH3361 Mechanics of Solids 2 
6  P AMME2301 AND (AMME1362 OR AMME2302 OR CIVL2110) 
Semester 2 
MECH3362 Materials 2 
6  A (1) A good understanding of basic knowledge and principles of material science and engineering from Materials I and mechanics of solids for simple structural elements (in tension, bending, torsion); (2) Reasonable mathematical skills in calculation of stresses and strains in simple structural elements. P AMME2301 AND (AMME2302 OR AMME1362 OR CIVL2110) 
Semester 1 
MTRX1702 Mechatronics 1 
6  A MTRX1701 N ELEC1101 or ELEC2602 or COSC1902 or COSC1002 
Semester 2 
MTRX1705 Introduction to Mechatronic Design 
6  Semester 2 

MTRX2700 Mechatronics 2 
6  A MTRX1701. Students are assumed to know how to program using the 'C' programming language. Additionally, students should understand the basic concepts behind simple digital logic circuits. P MTRX1702 AND MTRX1705 N ELEC2601 or ELEC3607 
Semester 1 
MTRX3700 Mechatronics 3 
6  A Completion of a first course in microprocessor systems, including assembly and C language programming, interfacing, introductory digital and analogue electronics. P MTRX2700 N MECH4710 
Semester 2 
MTRX3760 Mechatronic Systems Design 
6  P MTRX2700 Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Semester 2 
SOFT2201 Software Construction and Design 1 
6  P INFO1113 OR INFO1103 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905 N INFO3220 
Semester 2 
SOFT2412 Agile Software Development Practices 
6  P INFO1113 OR INFO1103 OR INFO1105 OR INFO1905 
Semester 2 
SOFT3202 Software Construction and Design 2 
6  P SOFT2201 N INFO3220 
Semester 1 
SOFT3410 Concurrency for Software Development 
6  P (INFO1105 OR INFO1905) OR ((INFO1103 OR INFO1113) AND (COMP2123 OR COMP2823)) 
Semester 2 
SOFT3413 Software Development Project 
6  A SOFT3202 P 18CP 2000level or above units from SOFT, COMP or INFO Note: Department permission required for enrolment 
Semester 2 
A maximum of 48 credit points should be chosen from the Biomedical Stream Electives. A maximum of 12 credit points can be taken as General Engineering Electives.  
Refer to the relevant Major Table for requirements to complete that major within the Biomedical Engineering stream. 
For a standard enrolment plan for Biomedical Engineering visit CUSP (https://cusp.sydney.edu.au).