University of Vermont

2012-2013 Catalogue

Mechanical Engineering: Biomedical (Bachelor of Science)

General Requirements

Curriculum

First-Year
Course Credits
Fall Spring
CHEM 031 - Introductory Chemistry 4
ENGS 001 - Written Expression 3
ENGR 002 - Graphical Communication 2
HSS Electives1 3 3
MATH 021 and MATH 022 - Calculus I and II 4 4
ME 001 - First-Year Design Experience 2
PHYS 031 - Physics for Engineers I 4
PHYS 030 - Problem Solving Session I (optional) (1)
CS 020 - Programming for Engineers 3
Total 16 16/17
Sophomore
Course Credits
Fall Spring
ME 040 - Thermodynamics2 3
CE 001 - Statics2 3
MATH 121 - Calculus III 4
PHYS 125 - Physics for Engineers II 3
PHYS 123 - Problem Solving Session II (optional) (1)
HSS Elective1 3
ME 012 - Dynamics 2 3
ME 014 - Mechanics of Solids 2 3
ME 042 - Applied Thermodynamics 2 3
ME 082 - Mech Engineering Lab I 2 2
MATH 124 - Linear Algebra 3
MATH 271 - Adv Engineering Mathematics 3
Total 16/17 17
Junior
Course Credits
Fall Spring
ME 143 - Fluid Mechanics 3
ME 171 - Design of Elements 3
ME 123 and ME 124 - Lab II & III 2 2
ANPS 019 and ANPS 020 - Human Anatomy & Physiology 4 4
EE 100 and EE 101 – Concepts I & II 4 4
ME 101 - Engineering Materials I 3
ME 144 - Heat Transfer 3
Total 16 16
Senior
Course Credits
Fall Spring
ME 111 - System Dynamics 3
ME 161 - Modern Manufacturing Processes 3
ME 185 – Capstone Design I 2
STAT 143 - Statistics for Engineering 3
ME 200-level Biomechanics Electives3 3 3
ME 186 – Capstone Design II 2
ME Elective4 3
HSS Electives1 6
Total 14 14
Notes:
  1. Required Social Science and Humanities: Students must select five (fifteen credits) from the approved Humanities courses listed in the catalogue, two (six credits) of which must also be from the University Approved Diversity courses (Category One and Category Two) listed in this catalogue and two (six credits) must be from the same department.
  2. Pre-Engineering Technical (PET) requirements: MATH 021 and MATH 022, CHEM 031, PHYS 031 and CS 020. All PET courses must be completed with C- or better before any sophomore engineering courses may be taken.
  3. ME course 200-level or higher.
  4. CEMS course 200-level or higher

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