Projects in BioInnovation and Design Part B
Projects in BioInnovation and Design Part B is the second part of a multi-term sequence course offered over two semesters. Groups of students (3-5 per group) from different disciplines will work together on either an industry-initiated, or university-initiates project with an industry application, with a view to the development of a product with commercial potential. Student teams will be supervised by an inter-disciplinary team of academics and industry stakeholders.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy|
Semester 2 - 2018
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
The course will focus on the advanced development and testing of a prototype technological solution to a need in health, healthcare and treatment. The final product could be patentable intellectual property, the subject of a start-up business or inform future research. The business plan for the product will be finalised and a final pitch for funding by the venture capital market undertaken. Regular mentoring by a team of supervisors will guide this process, together with the learning from a seminar series delivered by invited speakers with entrepreneurial/industry/academic experience.
|Multi-Term Sequence||This course is part of a multi-term sequence. Both Part A and Part B must be completed to meet the requirements of the sequence. Part A and Part B must be completed in consecutive terms. Students must complete Part A before completing Part B. Students must complete the sequence within a twelve month period. If students complete Part A but are unable to complete Part B within the timeframe, they must re-enrol in Part A.|
|Assumed Knowledge||Prior basic knowledge or relevant work experience in medicine, natural sciences, engineering or design/technology.|
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Self-Directed 5 hour(s) per Term Full Term
Face to Face On Campus
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|Timetable||2018 Course Timetables for BIID6001B|