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  • Biomechanics Minor

    Hours: 16 credits

    Biomechanics, a subfield of biomedical engineering, blends the life sciences with the traditional engineering disciplines of dynamics, solid mechanics and fluid mechanics. The minor is administered by the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.

    Students in mechanical engineering can apply coursework from this minor toward their science and technical electives.

    Required Courses

    Choose two courses:
    EGM 4590 Biodynamics
    EGM 4592 Biosolid Mechanics
    EGM 4853 Bio-Fluid Mechanics and Bio-Heat Transfer
    Choose one:
    APK 2100C Applied Human Anatomy
    APK 2105C Applied Human Physiology
    Electives: choose six credits
    Choices are available from the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering,
    in 219 Mechanical and Aerospace Building A
minors: biomechanics