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Biology Electives

Courses listed here have been pre-approved for the Biology Elective. Students wishing to have additional courses approved for this requirement should email bmengp@umn.edu with the course number, title, and course description or syllabus. New courses will be added to this list as they are approved by the Director of Graduate Studies.

BioC 5001 - Biochemistry, Molecular, and Cellular Biology (5 cr)
BioC 5216 - Current Topics in Signal Transduction (3 cr)
BioC 8216 - Signal Transduction and Gene Expression (3 cr)
BMEn 5444 - Muscle (3 cr)
BMEn 5501 - Biology for Biomedical Engineers (3 cr)
CGSC 8041 - Cognitive Neuroscience (4 cr)
CPMS 5101 - Introduction to Clinical Physiology and Movement Science (3 cr)
GCD 8103 - Human Histology (5 cr)
GCD 8136 - Techniques of Biological Electron Microscopy (4 cr)
GCD 8151 - Cell Structure and Function (3 cr)
MedC 8760 - Design of Peptidomimetics (2 cr)
MICA 8003 - Immunity and Immunopathology (4 cr)
MICA 8004 - Cellular and Cancer Biology (4 cr)
MICA 8007 - Cell Biology and Biochemistry of the Extracellular Matrix (3 cr)
NSC 5201 - Computational Neuroscience I: Membranes and Channels (3 cr)
NSC 5540 - Biomedical Neuroscience (2 cr)
NSC 5561 - Systems Neuroscience (4 cr)
NSC 5661 - Behavioral Neuroscience (3 cr)
NSC 5667 - Neurobiology of Disease (3-cr version only)
NSC 8211 - Developmental Neurobiology (3 cr)
NSCI 5101 - Introduction To Neuroscience for Graduate Students (3 cr)
OBIO 8012 - Basic Concepts in Skeletal Biology (2 cr)
Phsl 5061 - Principles of Physiology for Biomedical Engineering (4 cr)
Phsl 5115 - Clinical Physiology I (3 cr)
Phsl 5116 - Clinical Physiology II (3 cr)
Phsl 5510 - Advanced Cardiac Physiology and Anatomy (2 or 3 cr)
Phsl 5511 - Advanced Neuromuscular Junction Physiology (2 or 3 cr)
PSY 5062 - Cognitive Neuropsychology (3 cr)
RSC 8282 - Problems in Human Movement (4 cr)

In some cases the Director of Graduate Studies may approve one 4000-level course to be counted toward the BME graduate degree requirements. DGS approval must be obtained before a 4000-level course may be counted as a Biology Elective.

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