Non-Core Complementary Courses

 

The following courses are pre-approved non-core complementary courses. Courses are classified into Interdisciplinary and Non-Interdisciplinary courses. Students may take courses from other Departments with the prior written approval from their Thesis Supervisor(s), and Graduate Program Director. Please email info.bbme [at] mcgill.ca (subject: Proposed%20quantitative%20prerequisite%20course) should you wish to propose a course not on the list.

* Each course outline linked to on this page may be from a previous term and may not accurately represent current or future versions of the course.

Interdisciplinary Courses

Bioinformatics

BINF 511 Bioinformatics for Genomics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Biology

BIOL 565 Cell and Tissue Mechanobiology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

BIOL 592 Integrated Bioinformatics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Biotechnology

BIOT 505 Sel Topics in Biotechnology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Bioinformatics

BTEC 555 Structural Bioinformatics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Chemical Engineering

CHEE 561 Intro to Soft Tissue Biophys 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEE 563 Biofluids&Cardiovascular Mech. 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEE 651 Adv Biochemical Engineering 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Chemistry

CHEM 503 Drug Discovery 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEM 504 Drug Design 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEM 514 Biophysical Chemistry 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEM 520 Methods in Chemical Biology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEM 591 Bioinorganic Chemistry 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Computer Science

COMP 546 Computational Perception 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

COMP 558 Fund. of Computer Vision 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

COMP 561 Comp. Biol. Methods & Research 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

COMP 564 Adv Comput'l Bio Meth&Research 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Electrical & Computer Engineering

ECSE 517 Neural Prosthetic Systems 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ECSE 523 Speech Communications 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ECSE 529 Computer and Biological Vision 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ECSE 618 Haptics 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Experimental Medicine

EXMD 609 Cellular Meths in Med Research 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

EXMD 610 Molecular Meths in Medical Res 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Mechanical Engineering

MECH 510 Engineering Acoustics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

MECH 548 Cellular Matls:Natl&Eng Struct 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

MECH 561 Biomech of Musculoskeletal Sys 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

MECH 563 Biofluids&Cardiovascular Mech 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Medical Physics

MDPH 614 Phys of Diagnostic Radiology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

MDPH 615 Physics of Nuclear Medicine 2 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Neurology & Neurosurgery

NEUR 503 Computational Neuroscience 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Physics

PHYS 519 Advanced Biophysics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Physiology

PHGY 517 Artificial Internal Organs 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

PHGY 518 Artificial Cells 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

PHGY 556 Topics in Systems Neuroscience 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


 

 

Non-Interdisciplinary Courses

Bioengineering

BIEN 500 Special Topics in Bioeng 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Bioinformatics

BINF 531 Statistical Bioinformatics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Biology

BIOL 598 Advanced Design and Statistics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Biomedical Engineering

BMDE 653 Patents in Biomedical Eng. 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Course outline*

BMDE 655 Biomed Clin Trials-Med Devices 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Course outline*

BMDE 656 Medical Device Reimbursement 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Chemistry

CHEM 502 Advanced Bio-Organic Chemistry 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEM 571 Polymer Synthesis 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Computer Science

COMP 526 Probabilistic Reasoning and AI 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

COMP 551 Applied Machine Learning 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

COMP 652 Machine Learning 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Dentistry

DENT 669 Extracellular Matrix Biology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Electrical & Computer Engineering

ECSE 526 Artificial Intelligence 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ECSE 626 Statistical Computer Vision 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health

EPIB 521 Regression Anal for Health Sc. 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Experimental Medicine

EXMD 509 Gastro Phys & Pathophysiology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Mathematics and Statistics

MATH 525 Sampling Theory & Applications 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Mechanical Engineering

MECH 553 Design & Manuf of Microdevices 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

MECH 562 Advanced Fluid Mechanics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

MECH 605 Applied Maths 1 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

MECH 610 Fundamentals of Fluid Dynamics 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

MECH 632 Adv Mechanics of Materials 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Medical Physics

MDPH 612 Instr. & Comp. in Med. Phys. 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Neurology & Neurosurgery

NEUR 602 Current Topics inNeuroscience 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

NEUR 630 Principles of Neuroscience 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

NEUR 631 Principles of Neuroscience 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer


Physiology

PHGY 502 Exercise Physiology 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

PHGY 550 Molecular Physiology of Bone 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

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