Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Biomedical Instrumentation Laboratory BMM407 7 0 + 4 2

Prerequisites None

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assoc.Prof. MUHAMMET UZUNTARLA
Goals To provide understanding and interpretation of medical diagnostic systems by applying issues practically learned from Biomedical Instrumentation lessons.
Contents Electromyography (EMG), electroencephalography (EEG), electrocardiography (ECG), ECG and heart rate, elektrookulagram (EOG), blood pressure, heart sounds, respiratory cycle, Reflex, spinal cord reflexes to the experiments with subjects within the experimental setups. Preparation of reports.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Defines basic measurement, standards and units, electrodes and transducers.
2 Describes measurement techniques on the flow of blood volume and phonocardiography
3 Describes clinical laboratory measurement systems.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Practice
Assessment Methods Reporting and final exam

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Basic concepts Read on the subject.
2 Basic measurement, electrodes and transducers Read on the subject.
3 Biomedical amplifiers Read on the subject.
4 Electrocardiography Read on the subject.
5 Electrocardiography Read on the subject.
6 Phonocardiography Read on the subject.
7 Defibrilators Read on the subject.
8 Defibrilators Read on the subject.
9 Measurements related to the respiratory system Read on the subject.
10 Measurements related the respiratory system, Respiratory therapy systems Read on the subject.
11 Clinical laboratory measurements Read on the subject.
12 Clinical laboratory measurement systems Read on the subject.
13 Hemodialysis systems, electro-optics Read on the subject.
14 Medical ultrasound systems Read on the subject.

Textbook R. S. Khandpur, Handbook of Biomedical Instrumentation, Tata McGraw-Hill Education, 2003
Additional Resources R. S. Khandpur, Handbook of Biomedical Instrumentation, Tata McGraw-Hill Education, 2003

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Laboratory 14 100
In-Term Total 14 100
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 60
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 40
Total 100

Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Has principal knowledge about Math, Science and Engineering subjects related to their own branches. x
2 Uses Math, Science and theoretical and practical knowledge of their own areas to find solutions for current engineering problems. x
3 Identifies, formulates and solves engineering problems, for that purpose, selects and applies appropriate analytical methods and modeling techniques. x
4 Analyzes a system, a component, or a process, designs under realistic constraints to meet the desired requirements; implements the methods of modern design accordingly. x
5 Selects and uses modern techniques and tools necessary for engineering applications. x
6 Designs and performs experiments, collects data, analyzes and interprets the results. Finds solutions to problems in the fields of medicine and biology using engineering techniques. x
7 Works effectively as an individual and multidisciplinary teams. x
8 Collects information and does research of resources for this purpose, uses databases and other information resources. x
9 Is aware of necessity of lifelong learning; monitors developments in science and technology and continuously renews himself/herself. x
10 Uses informatics and communication technology with computer software that is minimum required by the European Computer Driving Licence Advanced Level. x
11 Communicates effectively verbal and written, uses at least one foreign language at B1 level of European Language Portfolio. x
12 Is aware of universal and social effects of engineering solutions and applications, Is aware of entrepreneurship and innovation and has knowledge of contemporary issues. x
13 Has principal knowledge about professional and ethical responsibility. x
14 Holds awareness about project management, workplace practices, employee health, environmental and occupational safety; and about the legal implications of engineering applications. x
15 Trains individuals to be preferred in biomedical industry by national and international institutions and have the qualification of hardware. x
16 Provides training and consulting services to improve the quality and reliability in the use of technology in hospitals in the field of clinical engineering. x
17 Provides consulting and technical support services to hospitals, health organizations and medical technology manufacturers/sellers. x

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Assignments 3 1 3
Laboratory 14 4 56
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Total Work Load (h) 64
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 2.13
ECTS Credit of the Course 2