Biomedical Instrumentation Technology

Program Description:

The Biomedical Instrumentation Technology program provides the skills necessary to install, maintain, calibrate, and repair medical equipment in hospitals, doctors’ offices, dental offices, and anywhere medical equipment is used.  Graduates will be prepared for direct employment within a hospital, field service for a manufacturer, and third party field service technicians.

REQUIRED COURSES for the Academic Year 2014-2015
(Suggested Sequence)

Course Course Title Hours
AH 151 Medical Terminology1 (EDGE) 3
ELT 111 Direct Current Circuit Analysis2,3 3
ELT 111L Direct Current Electronics Lab 1
ENL 111 Written Communication4 3
IT 101 Fundamentals of Computers (EDGE) 3
MAT 145 Applications in Algebra5 3
     
BIOL 257 Introduction to Anatomy & Physiology (EDGE) 3
BMT 110 Safety in Healthcare 3
ELT 121 Alternating Current Circuit Analysis6 3
ELT 121L Alternating Current Electronics Lab 1
IT 270 Computer Essentials & Applications7 4
MAT 215 Applied Discrete Mathematics8 3
     
IT 131 Introduction to Networking 4
ELT 131 Analog Circuits2,9 3
ELT 131L Analog Circuits Lab 2
ELT 211 Combinational Logic Circuits2,10 3
ELT 211L Combinational Logic Circuits Lab 1
BMT 223 Biomedical Instrumentation 3
     
BMT 225 Biomedical Instrumentation II11 3
BMT 299 Biomedical Internship 3
COM 125 Interpersonal Communication1 3
SCI 110 Introductory Physics12 4
SS Social Science Elective13 3

1 AC 103, COM 112, COM 125, EC 202, FN 151, MG 226 and MK 130 have a prerequisite of REA 098, or placement in 100-level reading.
2 ENL 111 has a prerequisite of ENL 095, or placement in 100-level English, and REA 098, or placement in 100-level reading.
3 MAT 115 and MAT 145 have a prerequisite of MAT 096, or MAT 097, or placement in 100-level mathematics. Students pursuing the articulated baccalaureate degree must take MAT 145 instead of MAT 115.
4 AC 201 has a prerequisite of AC 103 or permission.
5 IT 150 has a prerequisite of IT 101 or IT 102.
6 MAT 210 has a prerequisite of MAT 115, MAT 120, MAT 145 or MAT 150.
7 AC 210 has a prerequisite of AC 103, AC 108 and AC 201.
8 AC 221 has prerequisites of AC 103, or AC 108, and IT 101.
9 ENL 115 has a prerequisite of ENL 111.
10 MG 202 has a prerequisite of MG 101.
11 FN 231 has a prerequisite of AC 103, or AC 108, AC 201 or AC 215.
12 MG 296 has a prerequisite of 45 credit hours completed in the program.
13 The following are recommended electives: AC 201, AC 234, FN 141, FN 163, FN 248, FN 250, FN 251, FN 252, FN 254, FN 258, and FN 259.

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