PCC/ CCOG / EET

Course Content and Outcome Guide for EET 261

Course Number:
EET 261
Course Title:
Biomedical Equipment II
Credit Hours:
4
Lecture Hours:
30
Lecture/Lab Hours:
0
Lab Hours:
30
Special Fee:
$12.00

Course Description

Introduction to modern imaging systems, pacemakers, defibrillators, surgical equipment, lasers, physiotherapy and electrotherapy equipment, hemodialysis machines, lithotriptors, anesthesia machines, ventilators, radiotherapy equipment and automated drug delivery systems. Prerequisites: EET 260. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon successful completion of this Biomedical Engineering Technology option, students should be able to:

  • safely evaluate, calibrate, operate and maintain the biomedical equipment included in this course.
  • perform safety inspections
  • make repairs when necessary.

 

Outcome Assessment Strategies

  • Students will have hands-on projects to study and troubleshoot medical equipment.
  • Students will take quizzes over the lectured material.

 

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

  • The Human Body: Overview
  • Introduction to Biomedical Instrumentation and Measurement
  • Operating and Service Literature from biomedical equipment manufacturers
  • MS Powerpoint© presentation handouts
  • Regulatory and compliance texts
  • Resume preparation
  • Job search skills
  • Biomed customer service