BS Biomedical Engineering (BME) 4-Year Curriculum Plan (Fall 2016)



 
Year Fall Semester Units Spring Semester Units
1st MATH 30 - Calculus I P 3 MATH 31 - Calculus II 4
Chem 1A - General Chemistry 5 CHEM 1B General Chem P 5
ENGL 1A Composition P 3 ENGL 1B Composition 3
ENGR 10 Intro Engr 3 Phys 50 Gen. Physics/Mechanics 4
       
Semester Total 14 Semester Total 16
         
2nd Biol 30 - Principles of Biology I 4 Chem 8 - Organic Chemistry 3
Math 32 - Calculus III 3 Comm 20 - Oral Communication 3
AMS 1A - American Civilization 6 AMS 1B - American Civilization 6
ME 20 - Design & Graphics 2 Math 133A/Math 123 - Ord. Diff. Eq. or Diff. Eq and Linear Algebra 3
Semester Total 15 Semester Total 15
         
3rd BME 115 - Foundations of BME 4 MatE 25 - Intro to Mat Engr. 3
Phys 51 - Electricity/Magnetism 4 Engr 100W - Engineering Reports 3
BME 177 - Physiology for Engineers 3 BME 174 - Biomedical Regulatory Requirements 3
Chem 9 - Organic Chemistry Lab 1 BME 117 - Biotransport Phenomena 3
BME 130 - Computational Methods in BME 3 CE 95 - Theory & Applications of Statics 3
       
Semester Total 15 Semester Total 15
         
4th BME 198A -Senior Project I 2 BME 198B - Senior Project II 2
Engr 195A Global/Social Issues 1 Engr195B Global/Social Issues 1
BME 147 - Quantitative & Statistical Methods for BME 3 BME 178 - Biomedical Product Realization 3
BME 175 - Biomaterials 3 BME 167 - Biomechanics 3
EE 98 - Circuit Analysis 3 One Course from Major Electives 3
One Course from Major Electives 3 One Course from Major Electives 3
  Semester Total 15 Semester Total 15
      Total Number of Units 120


NOTES:
(1) Lower Division Core (LD core): Math 30*, Math 31*, Math 32*, Phys 50*, Phys 51, Chem 1A*, Chem 1B*, Biol 1A*, Biol 1B*, Engr 10*, ME 20*, CE 99, MatE 25, and EE 98. Those with an astrerisk (*) must be completed with a GPA of >2.0 & no individual course grade < C- before enrolling in Junior Core Classes.  The entire Lower Division Core, must be completed, also with a GPA of > 2.0 & no individual course grade < than C- before enrolling in Senior Core classes. Co-enrollment of EE 98 with BME 198A is permitted.
(2) Junior Core: Math 133A*, BME 115*, BME 117*, BME 177*, Engr 100W*, Chem 112A. Those with an asterisk (*) must be completed with a GPA > 2.0 and no individual course grade < C- before enrolling in Senior core classes.
(3) Senior Core: ChE 162, Chem 112B, BME 173, BME 174, BME 198A, and BME 198B. The entire Senior Core must be completed with a GPA > 2.0 and no individual course grade < C-.