Biomedical Engineering: Curriculum

Facts about the studies

  • Start: September
  • Costs per semester: € 363.36 tuition fee, € 75 cost contribution for additional services, € 20.20 ÖH contribution
  • Attendance times during the study program: Monday to Friday during the day
  • 180 ECTS credits
  • Possibility for a semester abroad

Courses

Below you will find the current courses of the study program.

1. Semester

Name ECTS
SWS
Communication 1 (COMM1)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Competence and Cooperation (KOKO)
German / UE
2.00
1.00
Technical English (ENG1)
English / UE
3.00
2.00
Fundamentals of Physics / Physics Fundamentals (PHYS)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Fundamentals of Physics for Engineering Sciences (PHY1)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Physics Laboratory (PHYLB)
German / LAB
2.00
1.00
General Chemistry (CHEM)
German / kMod
5.00
-
General Chemistry (CHEM)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
General Chemistry Laboratory (CHELB)
German / LAB
2.00
1.00
Informatics Fundamentals in Life Science Engineering (INFO)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Fundamentals of Programming / Programming Fundamentals (PROG1)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Promming Application in Life Science Engineering (PROG2)
German / LAB
2.00
1.00
Mathematics for Engineering Science 1 (MAT1)
German / iMod
5.00
-
Mathematics for Engineering Science 1 (MAT1)
German / ILV
5.00
3.00
Medical Fundamentals 1 (MED1)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology (ANAT1)
German / ILV
2.00
1.00
Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology / Anatomy and Physiology Fundamentals (APHYS)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00

2. Semester

Name ECTS
SWS
Applications of Medical Informatics (MEDIN)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Analytical Methods of Biomedical Data (BIODA)
German / ILV
2.00
1.00
Medical Informatics - Project (MEDPR)
German / PRJ
3.00
2.00
Applied Chemistry (ACHEM)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Applied Chemistry (ACHEM)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Applied Chemistry - Laboratory (ACHLB)
German / LAB
2.00
1.00
Communication 2 (COMM2)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Business English (ENG2)
German / UE
3.00
2.00
Creativity and Complexity (KREKO)
German / UE
2.00
1.00
Fundamentals of Electronic Engineering (ELEKT)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Electronic Engineering in Biomedical Technology (ETBIO)
German / LAB
2.00
1.00
Fundamentals of Electronic Engineering (ELEK1)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Mathematics for Engineering Science 2 (MAT2)
German / iMod
5.00
-
Mathematics for Engineering Science 2 (MAT2)
German / ILV
5.00
3.00
Medical Fundamentals 1 (MED2)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology 2 (ANAT2)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Physiology Laboratory (PYSLB)
German / LAB
2.00
1.00

3. Semester

Name ECTS
SWS
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BIOCH)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Biochemical Laboratory (BCHLB)
German / LAB
2.00
1.00
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BIOMO)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Biomedical Measurement Engineering (BIOMT)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Medical Measurement Engineering (MEDMT)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Medical Measurement Engineering - Laboratory (MEDLB)
German / LAB
2.00
1.00
Medical Control Engineering (MEDRT)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Medical Control Engineering (MEDRT)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Medical Control Engineering - Laboratory (REGLB)
German / LAB
2.00
1.00
Medical Fundamentals 3 (MED3)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology 3 (PATHO)
German / ILV
2.00
1.00
Instrumental Analysis in Laboratory Medicine (INSTR)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Research und Communication Skills (COMM3)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Communication and Culture (KOKU)
German / UE
2.00
1.00
Scientific Writing (WIA)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Special Subjects in Biomedical Technologies (BIOTE)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Ethics and Clincal Studies (ETHIK)
German / ILV
2.00
1.00
Specialisation Basics / Fundamentals (SPEZI)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00

4. Semester

Name ECTS
SWS
Applied Probability Theory and Statistics (AWS)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Applied Probability Theory and Statistics (AWS)
German / ILV
5.00
3.00
Business Administration (BWL)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Accounting (RW)
German / ILV
2.00
1.00
General Management (UF)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Elective Modules (VERT1)
English / kMod
15.00
-
Elective Module: Cell & Tissue Engineering 1 (VCTE1)
English / kMod
15.00
-
Cell Culture Techniques (VCCT)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Cell Culture Laboratory (CCL1)
English / LAB
3.00
2.00
Cell Culture Techniques (CCT1)
English / ILV
2.00
1.00
Genetics & Bioinformatics (VGEBI)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Computational Bioanalysis (COBI)
English / ILV
2.00
1.00
Molecular Genetics (MOG)
English / LAB
3.00
2.00
Tumor Biology (VTUBI)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Cancer Drugs & Therapies (CDT)
English / ILV
3.00
2.00
Immunology (IMM)
English / ILV
2.00
1.00
Elective Module: Medical & Hospital Engineering 1 (VMHE1)
English / kMod
15.00
-
Applications for Signal Acquisition (VASA)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Basics of Circuit Design (CSA)
English / LAB
3.00
2.00
Embedded Systems in Medicine (EMBMED)
English / LAB
2.00
1.00
Applications of Medical Sensors 1 (VAMS1)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Biomedical Signals and Medical Sensors 1 (BSMS1)
English / LAB
3.00
2.00
Body Computer Interaction (BCI)
English / ILV
2.00
1.00
Engineering Heart, Lung & Circulation (VEHLC)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Engineering Heart, Lung and Circulation (EHLC)
English / ILV
5.00
3.00
Elective Module: Medical Imaging & Data Engineering 1 (VMIDE1)
English / kMod
15.00
-
Medical Data Engineering (VMDE)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Medical Data Engineering 1 (MDE1)
English / ILV
3.00
2.00
Safety & Communications in Medical Data Engineering (SAF)
English / ILV
2.00
1.00
Signal Acquisition & Analysis (VSAA)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Signal Acquisition and Analysis (SAA)
English / ILV
5.00
3.00
eHealth & Data Management (VEHDM)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Data Management in Medicine (DMM)
English / LAB
2.00
1.00
Telemedicine & eHealth (TMEH)
English / ILV
3.00
2.00
Elective Module: Rehabilitation Engineering 1 (VREN1)
English / kMod
15.00
-
Applied Rehabilitation Engineering (VARE)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Basics of Prosthetics (BPRO)
English / ILV
3.00
2.00
Rehabilitation Engineering (REHA)
German / ILV
2.00
1.00
Circuit Design & Signal Analysis (VCDSA)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Circuit Design & Signal Analysis (CSA)
English / ILV
5.00
3.00
Data Acquisition and Analysis in Biomechanics (VDAAB)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Biomechanics and Ergonomics Laboratory (BIOLB)
German / LAB
5.00
3.00
Medical Technology in Practice (MEDTE)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Anaesthesia, Analgesia and Intensive Care (ANANI)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Radiation Medicine (RAMED)
German / ILV
2.00
1.00

5. Semester

Name ECTS
SWS
Elective Modules (VERT2)
German / kMod
15.00
-
Elective Module: Cell & Tissue Engineering 2 (VCTE2)
English / kMod
15.00
-
Applied Cell Technogies (VACT)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Current Cell Technology Approaches (CTA)
English / ILV
2.00
1.00
Project in Cell Technologies (PCT)
English / PRJ
3.00
2.00
Cell Biology Laboratory (VCBL)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Cell Biology Laboratory (CBI)
English / LAB
5.00
3.00
Methods in Cell & Tissue Engineering (VMCTE)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Methods in Cell & Tissue Engineering (MCT)
English / ILV
5.00
3.00
Elective Module: Medical & Hospital Engineering 2 (VMHE2)
English / kMod
15.00
-
Applications of Medical Sensors 2 (VAMS2)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Biomedical Signals and Medical Sensors 2 (BSMS2)
English / LAB
5.00
3.00
Medical Hospital Equipment (VMHEQ)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Medical Hospital Equipment (MHE1)
English / ILV
3.00
2.00
Workflow Integration in Medical Engineering (WIME)
English / LAB
2.00
1.00
Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Protection (VNMRP)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Protection (NMRP)
English / ILV
5.00
3.00
Elective Module: Medical Imaging & Data Engineering 2 (VMIDE2)
English / kMod
15.00
-
Application Engineering (VAE)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Mobile Computing (MOC)
English / ILV
3.00
2.00
Web Based Medical Applications (WMA)
English / ILV
2.00
1.00
Applied Medical Data Engineering (VAMDE)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Kopie Workflow Integration in Medical Informatics (WIINF)
English / LAB
2.00
1.00
Medical Data Engineering 2 (MDE2)
English / ILV
3.00
2.00
Medical Imaging & Bioinformatics (VMIB)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Bioinformatics (BIOINF)
English / LAB
2.00
1.00
Medical Imaging and Analysis (MIA)
English / ILV
3.00
2.00
Elective Module: Rehabilitation Engineering 2 (VREN2)
English / kMod
15.00
-
Active Assistive Technologies (WMRHE61)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Active Assistive Technologies (AAT)
English / ILV
3.00
2.00
Workflow Integration in Rehabilitation Engineering (WIRHE)
English / LAB
2.00
1.00
Applied Biomechanics (WMRHE41)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Biomechanics (BIM)
English / ILV
2.00
1.00
Gait Analysis Project (GAP)
English / PRJ
3.00
2.00
Neuroprosthetics (WMRHE51)
English / kMod
5.00
-
Neural Engineering (NEUR)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Neurorehabilitation (NEUREHA)
English / ILV
2.00
1.00
Management und Law (MANRE)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Business Law (RECHT)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Project Management (PM)
German / ILV
2.00
1.00
Medical Modeling and Simulation (MEDMO)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Biomedical Ex Vivo Models (XVIVO)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Biomedical in Silico Sodeling and Simulation (MODSI)
German / ILV
2.00
1.00
Trends in Biomedical Engineering (BIOME)
German / kMod
5.00
-
Biomedical Engineering Projects (BBEPR)
German / ILV
3.00
2.00
Current Topics in Life Science Engineering (CTLSE)
German / ILV
2.00
1.00

6. Semester

Name ECTS
SWS
Bachelor Thesis (BA)
German / kMod
10.00
-
Bachelor Exam (BSCPR)
German / EXAM
2.00
0.00
Bachelor Thesis (BA)
German / EL
8.00
5.00
Internship (BPRAK)
German / kMod
20.00
-
Internship (BPRAK)
German / SO
18.00
0.00
Internship Support and Reflection (PRAKB)
German / BE
2.00
1.00