Biocompatibility

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Biocompatibility

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Biomedical Engineering

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Course Outline
    In order to acquire knowledge required for the comprehension of human body-biomaterial interaction, the basic biology of human body and various human body-biomaterial interactions will be studied in this class.

    Course Objective
    - Comprehension of basic biology of human body
    - Comprehesion of interfacial phenomena which occur in biomaterial surfaces

    Recommaned Prerequisite Classes: Physical Chemistry for Biomedical Engineering I & II, Organic Chemistry for Biomedical Engineering, Biotransport System, Physiology, Anatomy

    Textbook, Material
    Handouts
    Selected journal articles

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

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Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.