Introduction to neural engineering, a technology to link the nervous system to a machine. This course provides a foundation of neuroscience and covers several updated topics in neural engineering.
Students are expected to understand the basic principles of neuroscience and neural engineering.
|✔ Applicable||How instructors' work experience benefits the course|
|This course will be offered using some examples in clinical field, since one instructor has experience at a biomedical engineering company.|
Anatomy and physiology of brain/nervous system, recording technique of neural signals, electrical stimulation and biological responses, cochlear implant, visual prosthesis, brain machine interface, deep brain stimulation
|✔ Specialist skills||Intercultural skills||Communication skills||Critical thinking skills||Practical and/or problem-solving skills|
This is a online lecture style class. Sometimes demonstrations will be offered.
|Course schedule||Required learning|
|Class 1||Introduction||Quiz in class|
|Class 2||BCI||Quiz in class|
|Class 3||BMI||Quiz in class|
|Class 4||DBS||Quiz in class|
|Class 5||FES||Quiz in class|
|Class 6||Cochlear implant||Quiz in class|
|Class 7||Visual prosthesis||Quiz in class|
To enhance effective learning, students are encouraged to spend approximately 60 minutes reviewing class contents afterward (including assignments) for each class, referring to course materials and others.
Materials can be downloaded from T2Schola
Test in class (70 points)
Poster for presentation (30 points)
Pass:100-60, Fail: 59 or under
Basic engineering knowledge regarding mechanical, electrical and material engineering. Basic biology.