This module appears in:
22 hours of lectures
5 hours of supervised practical classes
3 hours of group presentation
Method of assessment
The aim of this module is to provide an opportunity for students to learn of current and emerging eHealth solutions especially the emerging information and communications technology that support good health and healthcare.
Students who successfully complete this module will be able to:
Understand eHealth and related concepts in the use of information and communications technology in healthcare.
Identify strategies for the design, implementation and evaluation of eHealth systems to a given problem.
Be able to understand the different frameworks for effective health information management and be able to evaluate how to apply a given framework for a specific purpose.
Be aware of the legal background, security and ethical issues related to eHealth systems
Be able to present and deliver innovative solutions to a range of eHealth problems and to a variety of audiences.