study programme

Biomedical Technology and Bioinformatics

Original title in Czech: Biomedicínská technika a bioinformatikaFEKTAbbreviation: BTBIO-AAcad. year: 2017/2018Level of course unit: Bachelor's

Title awarded: Bc.

Level of qualification: Bachelor's (1st cycle)

Qualification awarded: Bc. in the field "Biomedical Technology and Bioinformatics"

Specific admission requirements

Condition for admitting is a completed secondary education.

Profile of the programme

Professionally oriented.
Study programme Biomedical Technology and Bioinformatics aims to provide both practically oriented graduates and future students of following master study programs in the fields of biomedical engineering, medical computer science, bioinformatics, and mathematic biology at leading national universities (VUT, ČVUT, UK, MU). Students gain not only theoretical knowledge of mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, anatomy, physiology and human pathology, that are needed for understanding of basic biological processes in human body. They will also gain knowledge that is necessary for successful communication with health professionals. Students learn to use medical equipment and biomedical computer science tools including use of program interfaces to these tools. They also gain knowledge of necessary laws and regulations that are applicable to the health sector.

Key learning outcomes

Study program graduates are practically oriented personell with comprehensive technical and biomedical knowledge of biomedical technology, heath computer science and bioinformatic solutions and technologies. He is capable of working in a professional team, is well equipped as for knowledge of foreign languages as well as in the fields of biomedical equippment, solutions and technologies. He is capable of further self-education or education on master level, he is also ready for employment in relevant professional jobs.

Access to further studies

The graduates may continue in a master's study programme.

Examination regulations, assessment and grading

Graduation requirements

bachelor's thesis, final state examination

Mode of study

full-time study

Programme supervisor

ECTS departmental co-ordinator

Branches (course structure diagrams with ECTS credits)

Year Branch Course structure diagram with credits
no. Abbr. Title (specialisation) Com. Opt. Tot.
1A-BTBBiomedical Technology and Bioinformatics56460
2A-BTBBiomedical Technology and Bioinformatics60060
3A-BTBBiomedical Technology and Bioinformatics57360