Current BME Graduate Courses

If you have questions regarding courses please contact the course instructor directly.

 

  • BEFORE REGISTERING FOR ANY COURSE you must discuss the course with your Academic Advisor and obtain his/her approval.
  • Information on courses in your Research area may be found in your Advisor's Home Department.  Please consult with your Advisor.

COURSE OFFERINGS 

 

REGISTRATION INFO

BME SEMINAR  -- BME 7000

COURSE / PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

CORE COURSE DESCRIPTIONS  

IGSES AWARD ACTIVATION
If you are receiving an IGSES Award please activate it here

 

REQUIRED:


FACULTY MEMBER INFORMATION

GRADES:
-- Submission Deadlines
-- Entering Final Grades
-- Change Grades 
-- Late Grades 
ADDING NEW COURSES  
        For Faculty Members or Depts who
        wish to make changes to,
        introduce, modify, or delete
        courses

NOTE:   BME CORE Courses are required and are fundamental courses in the BME Graduate Program.  CORE courses are designed to enrich the BME Graduate Student's background for research necessary in the program.  The remainder of the necessary courses required for research, thesis, and graduation are to be decided by your Academic Advisor.  BEFORE REGISTERING please discuss all courses with your Academic Advisor  --  ALL courses must be approved by your Academic Advisor and, in some cases, your Advisory Committee.  Academic Advisors and/or Advisory Committee may recommend courses in addition to the student's "required" and minimum credit hours should they feel it necessary.


 

 

FALL 2017 RE-REG PROCEDURES

Fall 2017 Registration is required to maintain enrollment in the Graduate Program -- Students failing to register may be subject to discontinuance from their program 

  • FALL 2017 Registration begins:    FRIDAY, 07 JULY 2017
    Please check your Aurora Account your initial Registration Date & Time.  Initial Registration Dates & Times are usually meant for undergraduate courses. 
  • FALL 2017 Registration Ends:       WEDNESDAY, 20 SEPTEMBER 2017

 

ALL Graduate Students MUST register during the FALL 2017 Term regardless of whether or not you are enrolling in a course.  Failure to do so may cause you to be discontinued from the Graduate Program. 

  • Students Maintaining Continuous Registration
    Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • BME Students planning to present their Oral Candidacy Exam  PRIOR to 31 December 2017 
    • ALSO register in Doctoral Candidacy Examination -- GRAD 8010 
      Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • Students Planning to Graduate in February or May 2018
    Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
    • Doctoral Thesis  -- GRAD 8000
    • Master's Thesis   -- GRAD 7000
  • EXCEPTION TO CONTINUOUS REGISTRATION:     Students Planning to Graduate in OCTOBER 2017

In order to graduate in the OCTOBER 2017 Convocation you must be registered in SUMMER 2017. However, please DO NOT register in the FALL 2017 Term

 

*********************

 

FALL 2017

TERM DATES:   07 SEPTE MBER 2017 -- 08 DECE MBER 2017

 

Important Dates & Deadlines:
http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/deadlines/index.html

PLEASE DIRECT COURSE INQUIRIES TO THE COURSE INSTRUCTOR

Courses in this table and highlighted in YELLOW indicate offering in other disciplines open to BME students

Course Course Outline Instructor

BME 7000

 

BME SEMINAR
  • ALL BME Students are REQUIRE to attend BME Seminars until graduation
  • Attendance is taken at each seminar presentation -- if you are not able to attend a presentation you must contact Dr. Ko in advance of your absence
  • REGISTRATION:
    • DO NOT register in this course until the term you are graduating
    • Graduating Students:  if you are graduating in February or May please register in this course to allow us to submit your grade
  • CRN:     12813
J.H. Ko
BME 7022
Pre-requisite
CORE (2-Chr):  Biomedical Instrumentation / Devices
  • DAYS:      Tuesdays & Thursday
                     (begins Thursday, 06 Sept.)
  • ROOM:    E2-164 EITC
  • TIME:      1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • CRN:  16947 
Z. Moussavi
BME 8990
Pre-requisite
Basics of Human Electroencephalography I   
  • Other Pre-Requisites:
    • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) Degree
    • Enrolment in the Master of Science program in BME
    • Permission of the Instructor
  • CRN:     15647  --   COURSE FULL
M. Ng
IMED 7004
Pre-requisite
Human Brain Imaging Methods
  • CRN:     15368 
J.H. Ko

 

 

ALL GRADUATE STUDENTS MUST MAINTAIN CONTINUOUS REGISTRATON until Graduation otherwise you may be Discontinued from the Graduate Program as well as charged Late Fees.  Each semester, you must ALWAYS REGISTER in either Grad 8020 (Ph.D.) or Grad 7020 (Master) -- whichever is appropriate.

 

LAST DAY TO REGISTER IN A COURSE:                     20 September 2017

VOLUNTARY WITHDRAW (VW) from Courses:        17 November 2017

 

FINAL EXAMS:   Please check with your course instructor as to the schedule of your Graduate Course Final. 

  • 11-21 Dec. 2017:  For most undergraduate courses.  Graduate Students enrolled in Graduate Courses -- please confirm Final Exam Dates (if applicable) with your course instructors
FALL BREAK -- 05 - 09 October 2017
DECEMBER HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
  • University Closed:                                 22 December 2017 --  01 January 2018
  • First Day of Classes (Winter Term):      Tuesday, January 2, 2018

 

 

 

 *********************

 

 

 

 

WINTER 2018 RE-REG PROCEDURES

Winter 2018 Registration is required to maintain enrollment in the Graduate Program -- Students failing to register may be subject to discontinuance from their program 

  • WI NTER 2018  Registration begins:    FRIDAY, 07 JULY 2017
    Please check your Aurora Account your initial Registration Date & Time.  Initial Registration Dates & Times are usually meant for undergraduate courses. 
  • WI NTER 2018  Registration Ends:       WEDNESDAY, 20 SEPTEMBER 2017

 

ALL Graduate Students MUST register during the FALL 2017 Term regardless of whether or not you are enrolling in a course.  Failure to do so may cause you to be discontinued from the Graduate Program.

  • Students Maintaining Continuous Registration
    Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • BME Students planning to present their Oral Candidacy Exam PRIOR to 31 December 2017 
    • ALSO register in Doctorial Candidacy Examination  --  GRAD 8010 
      Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
  • Students Planning to Graduate in May 2018 and October 2018
    Please look-up the CRN in your Aurora Account
    • Doctoral Thesis  -- GRAD 8000
    • Master's Thesis   -- GRAD 7000
  • EXCEPTION TO CONTINUOUS REGISTRATION:     Students Planning to Graduate in  FEBRUARY 2018  

In order to graduate in the FEBRUARY 2018 Convocation you must be registered in FALL 2017 --  DO NOT register in the WI NTER 2018 Term

 

 *********************

 

WINTER 2018

 TERM DATES:  03 JANUARY  --  06 APRIL 2018

 

Important Dates & Deadlines:
http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/deadlines/index.html

PLEASE DIRECT COURSE INQUIRIES TO THE COURSE INSTRUCTOR

Courses listed in this table and highlighted in YELLOW indicate offerings in other disciplines open to BME students

Course Course Outline Instructor

BME 7000


 

BME SEMINAR
  • ALL BME Students are REQUIRE to attend BME Seminars until graduation
  • Attendance is taken at each seminar presentation -- if you are not able to attend a presentation you must contact Dr. Ko in advance of your absence
  • REGISTRATION:
    • DO NOT register in this course until the term you are graduating
    • Graduating Students:  if you are graduating in February or May please register in this course to allow us to submit your grade
  • CRN:     55535
J.H. Ko
ANAT 7014
Pre-requisite
CORE COURSE (2 CH:     
   FUNCTIONAL HUMAN ANATOMY
  • CRN:     56884
J.Peeler   
H. Bergen 
BME 7012
Pre-requisite
CORE COURSE (2 CH):    
   FOUNDATIONS OF PHYSIOLOGY
  
  • CRN:     54334
B. Lithgow
BME 7026
Pre-requisite
CORE COURSE (2 CH):    
   BASICS OF BIOLOGICAL SIGNAL ANALYSIS

  • CRN:     55595 
Z. Moussavi
BME 7030
Pre-requisite
CORE REQIREMENT (1 CH):  
   BIOMEDICAL ETHICS 
  • CRN:     54335
B. Unger
BME 8990 T03
Pre-requisite
BASICS OF HUMAN ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY II
  • Other Pre-Requisites:
    • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) Degree
    • Enrolment in the Master of Seience program in BME
    • Permission of the Instructor
  • CRN:     55550  --   COURSE FULL
M. Ng.
CHEM 7520 -- 07
Pre-requisite
Vibrational Spectroscopy: Advanced Applications for Biomaterials  
  • Permission of the Instructor required
  • CRN:     TBA
K. Gough
IMED 7280 --A01

Pre-requisite

Medical Computational Biology   
Dr. Pingzhao Hu, ECE Advisor & Biochemistry & Medical Genetics Faculty 
  • CRN:     56466

Bannatyne Campus

TIMES DAYS DATES SCHEDULE TYPE
10a-11:50a T Jan 09-Apr 06 Medicine
10a-10:50a Th Jan 11-Apr 06 Medicine
P. Hu
GEOL 7790
Pre-requisite
Advanced Instrumental Techniques in Geology

*Limited Capacity: 13 students
  (this course fills-up QUICKLY!)

   Permission of the Instructor Required 

   This course is offered through combined efforts of Electrical
   Engineering, Geology, and the MB Institute of Materials.
   This course gives students the chance to have hands-on
   laboratories with the following instrumentation:

  • Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM)
  • Auger Electron Spectroscopy (AES)
  • Electron Probe Microanalysis (EMPA)
  • Inductively Couples Plasma- Optical Emission Spectroscopy (ICP-OES)
  • Laser Ablation Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS)
  • Small Angle and Wide Angle X-Ray Scattering (SAXS/WAXS)
  • Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)
  • Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (SIMS)
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)
  • X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS)
  • X-Ray Powder Diffraction (XRD or XRPD)
D. Oliver
N. Halden
D. Thomson

 

 

ALL GRADUATE STUDENTS MUST MAINTAIN CONTINUOUS REGISTRATON until Graduation otherwise you may be asked to Discontinued from the Graduate Program as well as charged Late Fees. You must ALWAYS REGISTER in either Grad 8020 (Ph.D.) or Grad 7020 (Master)

 

LAST DAY TO REGISTER IN A COURSE:                 16 January 2018

VOLUNTARY WITHDRAW (VW) from Courses:        16 March 2018

MID-TERM BREAK (Feb. 15-19):  Please check with your course instructor as to whether your course will be held during the break
FINAL EXAMS:   Please check with your course instructor as to the schedule of your Graduate Course Final. 

 

 

 

*********************

 

 

 

SUMMER RE-REG PROCEDURES

 

 

Summer 2017 Registration begins  MONDAY, 27 MARCH
http://umanitoba.ca/student/records/registration/3339.html

Below are registration codes for the Summer 2017 Term.  ALL Graduate Students MUST register during the Summer 2017 Term regardless of whether you are enrolling in a course.  Failure to do so may cause you to be discontinued from the Graduate Program.  ALSO, please be aware, when registering for Summer 2017, you will be required to pay an enrollment fee (usually appears as a Sport & Recreation Fee charging ~$58).

  • Students Planning to Graduate in October 2017
    • Master's Thesis - 1536 - GRAD 7000 - A01
    • Doctoral Thesis - 1541 - GRAD 8000 - A01
  • Students maintaining Continuous Registration
    • Doctoral Re-registration - 1543 - GRAD 8020 - A01
    • Master's Re-registration - 1538 - GRAD 7020 - A01
  • ECE Students sitting for the MAY or AUGUST Written Candidacy Exam OR
    BME Students planning to present their Oral Candidacy Exam PRIOR to 01 SEPTEMBER 2017  
    • Doctoral Candidacy Examination - 1542 - GRAD 8010 - A01

 

 

 


 

REQUIRED ... ACADEMIC INTEGRITY ONLINE TUTORIAL

ALL Graduate Students are required to register for and successfully complete the online compulsory tutorial which concerns Academic Integrity.  Students are required to take and successfull complete this tutorial in their first semester in the Graduate Program.

  • ALL incoming Graduate Students must successfully complete this online tutorial in their initial semester as a graduate student otherwise registration privileges will be suspended. The tutorial is only about 1/2 hour to review and complete and may be completed while at home, in the library, etc. It may be taken as many times as necessary to successfully complete with a 100% final score.  Registration and Access information below.
    • Students are required to successfully compete the Academic Integrity Tutorial only once while in the Graduate Progam
  • Occasional Students:  Occasional Students must register-in and pass the Academic Integrity Tutorial before beginning courses.

 

GENERAL INFORMATIONhttp://umanitoba.ca/faculties/graduate_studies/registration/grad7500FAQ.html  

 

GRAD 7500, A02 Academic Integrity Tutorial
  • You may take and complete this tutorial at your leisure and may take it as often as needed to pass
  • This is a ZERO credit hour course and will not count towards your GPA
  • Failure to successfully complete this tutorial will result in SUSPENSION of Registration Privileges
  • Student on Exception/Parental Leaves must register in Grad 7500 upon return from Leave

 

ACCESSING THE TUTORIAL

The Academic Integrity course is accessed through UM Learn using your JUMP login. To access the course

Additional details are provided on UM Learn once the course is entered. Complete instructions for the tutorial are attached to this email and available in UM Learn

 

 

*********************

 

 

REQUIRED ... BME SEMINAR ATTENDANCE / REGISTRATION

 ALL BME Students must attend and present at the BME Seminar.

  • ATTENDANCE IS REQUIRED -- Any absence must be approved prior to any absence by your Supervisor and BME Seminar Chair, Dr. Ji Hyun Ko, Ji.Ko@med.umanitoba.ca
  • SEMINAR PRESENTATION -- You must present your research at least once prior to your graduation. 
    • Your BME Seminar presentation is done, usually in your second year in the program.
    • Please check with the BME Seminar Chair, Dr. Ji Hyun Ko, Ji.Ko@med.umanitoba.ca for a presentation date
  • REGISTRATION IN BME 7000 -- You must register in BME 7000 BME SEMINAR in the term prior to your defence or 1-term prior to your graduation to allow us to submit your grade

 

 

*********************

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


ACADEMIC GUIDELINES/CALENDAR 

BME SUPPLEMENTAL GUIDELINES 

CODE OF CONDUCT -- Plagiarism

COMPUTER ACCOUNTS 

 

 COURSES

  1. Current Course Offerings
  2. Core Course Descriptions

 

PROGRAMS

  1. Ph.D. 
  2. M.Sc.
  3. Course Category (AX,AU,OS)
  4. Summer Registration (mandatory)

 

PROGRAM INFORMATION

  1. Progress Reports (Mandatory)
  2. ASG: Advisor Student Guideline
  3. BME Seminar (Mandatory)
  4. Core Courses
  5. Leaves of Absence
  6. FAILED GRADES
    1. What to do
    2. Grade Appeals
    3. Student Advocacy
  7. Transfer Credits
  8. Transfer: M.Sc to Ph.D.
  9. Revert: Ph.D. to M.Sc.
  10. CHANGE REQUESTS:
    Advisor / Committee
  11. Grades: CO, IP, Incomplete
  12. Voluntary Withdrawal
  13. Authorized Withdrawal

 

RESEARCH INTEGRITY

 

RESEARCH ETHICS & COMPLIANCE

  1. Bannatyne Campus
  2. Ft. Garry Campus 

 

EVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY

 

FUNDING

  1. AWARDS GENERAL INFO
  2. TRAVEL AWARD
  3. MHRC  
  4. NSERC
  5. UMGF
  6. IGSS
  7. IGSES (Activate)
    You must also register for the Academic Year
  8. CENTRE ON AGING
  9. ALZHEIMER SOCIETY MANITOBA 
  10. OFFICE OF RESEARCH SERVICES
    1. Instiutional
    2. External
    3. Internal
  11. Faculty Funding   
  12. External Funding
  13. FGS Database  
  14. JOBS 
    1. Job Postings / Student Job Recruitment
    2. On-Campus Jobs   
    3. WORKING OFF-CAMPUS Int'l Centre for Students

 

TUITION & FEES   

  1. Master
    1. Full-Time
    2. Part-Time
  2. Ph.D.
  3. Other Fees
    1. Compulsory Fees
    2. Incidental Fees 
    3. Cost of Living Expenses
  4. Tuition Installment Plan
    (International Students Only)

 

GRADUATION / CONVOCATION

  1. THESIS DEADLINES
  2. Thesis Info
  3. Thesis Guidelines
  4. Thesis Checklist
  5. Thesis Online Submission
  6. THESIS SAMPLES
    1. Title Page
    2. Table of Contents
  7. Plageriarims Software: iThenticate
  8. ECE Graduand Info
  9. CONVOCATION!

 


UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA SERVICES

 

FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES  

  1. FGS: Thesis Guideline & Forms
  2. Thesis Info
  3. Important Dates
  4. FORMS
  5. WORKSHOPS

 

REGISTRAR'S OFFICE   

  1. Transcripts
  2. Important Dates
  3. Convocation
  4. FORMS

 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CTR 

  1. International Centre for Students (ICS)
  2. ICS Post-Secondary Handbook
  3. Study Permit Info
  4. FORMS

 

ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES 

 

STUDENT ADVOCACY 

 

STUDENT GROUPS

  1. UMGSA  
    1. Travel Grant
    2. Emergency Grant
    3. Special Projects Grant
    4. Student Award
    5. Teaching Award
  2. UMSU  
    1. Tax Info
    2. Health/Dental Benefits
  3. UMBMES

 


CIC: CITIZENSHIP & IMMIGRATION CANADA  

  1. CIC web site  
  2. VISA to Study in Canada  
  3. RE-NEW/EXTEND Study Visa 
  4. Student Work Permit  
  5. Post-Graduate Work Permit  
  6. Letters of Invitation  
  7. FORMS & GUIDES   

  


CONFERENCE PAPERS & THESIS HELP

 

UofM Writing Style: Papers, Thesis, etc.

  1. APA Style
  2. APA Basic Style Guide
  3. APA Style Tutorial

 

Help from other universities

  1. Graduate Student Writing Kit
  2. Thesis Proposal
    1. How to write a thesis proposal
    2. Successful thesis proposals
    3. Components of a thesis proposal
    4. M.Sc. Thesis Proposal
    5. Ph.D. Thesis Proposal
      1. Guideline 01
      2. Guideline 02
  3. Research Papers:
    1. Lit. Reviews
      1. Lit. Reviews
      2. Example 01
      3. Example 02
    2. Abstracts
      1. Writing an Abstract
      2. Abstract Presentations
      3. Examples
    3. Effective Outlines
    4. Citing References
      1. APA Style 

 

 

 

 

 

ACADEMIC GUIDELINES/CALENDAR 

BME SUPPLEMENTAL GUIDELINES

CODE OF CONDUCT -- Plagiarism

CHEATING, PLAGIARISM, ETC.
 (students, instructors, TAs)

COMPUTER ACCOUNTS 

 

 COURSES

  1. Current Course Schedule  
  2. Core Course Descriptions 

 

PROGRAMS

  1. Ph.D. 
  2. M.Sc.
  3. COURSE CATEGORY (AX,AU,OS)

 

PROGRAM INFORMATION

  1. Progress Reports
  2. ASG: Advisor Student Guidelines 
  3. BME Seminar Attendance
  4. Core Courses
  5. Leaves of Absence
  6. FAILED GRADES
    1. What to do
    2. Grade Appeals
    3. Student Advocacy
  7. Transfer Credits
  8. Transfer to Ph.D.
  9. Revert: Ph.D. to M.Sc.
  10. Grades: CO, IP, Incomplete
  11. Voluntary Withdrawal
  12. Authorized Withdrawal

 

RESEARCH ETHICS & COMPLIANCE

 

EVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY

 

FUNDING

  1. AWARDS GENERAL INFO
  2. TRAVEL AWARD
  3. MHRC  
  4. NSERC
  5. UMGF
  6. IGSS
  7. Centre on Aging 
  8. Research Office 
    1.  Instiutional
    2.  External
    3.  Internal
  9. Faculty Funding   
  10. External Funding
  11. FGS Database  

 


FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES  

REGISTRAR'S OFFICE   

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CTR 

ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES 

STUDENT ADVOCACY 

STUDENT GROUPS

  1. UMGSA  
  2. UMSU  
    1. Tax Info
    2. Health/Dental Benefits
  3. UMBMES