Registration in this Option is discontinued effective September 1, 2019. Students enrolled in this Option will be allowed to graduate upon fulfilling all requirements of the Option by August 31, 2023.
Students entering Electrical Engineering - Biomedical Signals and Systems Option follow the same curriculum for the first two years as other students in the Electrical Engineering Program. A student who wishes to enroll in the Biomedical Signals and Systems Option must have completed the second year of the Electrical Engineering curriculum.
Engineering Common First Year Program
Full-year courses: Applied Mathematics 1413, Engineering Science 1050, Business Administration 1299E.
Full-year half course: Engineering Science 1022A/B/Y.
Half-year courses: Applied Mathematics 1411A/B, Chemistry 1302A/B, Engineering Science 1021A/B, Engineering Science 1036A/B, Physics 1401A/B and Physics 1402A/B.
(Three of the half courses are taken in each term as scheduled)
Second Year Program
Applied Mathematics 2270A/B, Applied Mathematics 2276A/B, Computer Science 1027A/B, ECE 2205A/B, ECE 2231A/B, ECE 2233A/B, ECE 2236A/B, ECE 2240A/B, ECE 2242A/B, ECE 2277A/B, Writing 2130F/G (or the former ES 2211F/G), 0.5 non-technical elective.
Third Year Program:
Applied Mathematics 3415A/B, ECE 3330A/B, ECE 3331A/B, ECE 3332A/B, ECE 3336A/B, ECE 3337A/B, ECE 3370A/B, ECE 3375A/B, ECE 3399A/B, Medical Biophysics 3330F/G, Medical Biophysics 3507G, Statistical Sciences 2141A/B, 0.5 technical elective, 0.5 non-technical elective.
Approved technical electives are: Biochemistry 2280A, Medical Biophysics 3503G or CBE 4421A/B. Selection of the non-technical elective must be approved by the Department Counsellor to satisfy the CEAB requirements of subject matter that deals with central issues, methodologies, and thought processes of the humanities and social sciences. An approved list can be found on the Engineering Web site.
Notes: For those students interested in the MD program, Biochemistry 2280A is recommended as one of the technical electives.
Fourth Year Program:
ECE 4416, ECE 4429A/B, ECE 4437A/B, ECE 4438A/B, ECE 4445A/B, ECE 4455A/B, ES 4498F/G, Physiology 2130, 1.0 non-technical elective*.
Students who entered before September 2016 are required to take Business Administration 2299E.
*Selection of the non-technical elective must be approved by the Department Counsellor to satisfy the CEAB requirements of subject matter that deals with central issues, methodologies and thought processes of the humanities and social sciences. An approved list can be found on the Engineering website.