The course addresses how physiological signals are measured and analyzed in healthcare and medical research, in particular the following fields are covered: Signal theory Pressure measurements Flow measurements Motion and force measurements Temperature and heat flow measurements Bioelectrical and biomagnetic measurement techniques Chemical measurement techniques
The course includes two modules 1. Theory, 4.5 credits 2. Laboratory Work, 3 credits
University: At least 90 ECTS credits including courses in Linear Algebra 7.5 ECTS, Analyses with multiple variables 7.5 ECTS, Electromagnetism 7.5 ECTS, Optics and wave physics 6 ECTS, Thermodynamics 6 ECTS, Physical Measurement Techniques (7,5 ECTS) or corresponding. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A/5. Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Please note: This application round is intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland.
Online application service in Swedish will open 15 March 2022 at 13:00 CET.
Application deadline is
19 April 2022. How to apply
Application and tuition fees
As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.