Devices for People with Disabilities (DR)

BME 460L

Devices for People with Disabilities
Design of custom devices to aid disabled individuals. Students will be paired with health care professionals at local hospitals who will supervise the development of projects for specific clients. Formal engineering design principles will be emphasized; overview of assistive technologies, patent issues, engineering ethics. Oral and written reports will be required. Selected projects may be continued as independent study. Course includes a service-learning component involving work in the community. Prerequisites: BME 354L; senior standing.




Prereq: BME 354L & Senior Standing

Typically Offered
Fall Only