Module Profile: Information Systems in Healthcare

ICT Rack

This module provides an introduction to the role and architecture of information systems in a modern health environment.

Students are introduced to aspects of computing theory and practice to enable them to understand the complexities of the issues faced by the users, developers and managers of information systems.

The module content is illustrated by reference to relevant projects in health informatics, particularly major infrastructure projects in the NHS and equivalent international organisations and based on practical experience of developing and managing information systems.

Module Tutor

Dr Matthew Darlison, UCL CHIME

Mode

Blended learning - web-based distance learning in the UCL Virtual Learning Environment plus 3-day face to face teaching session.

Credits

15

Dates

Teaching Block 4 - see Module Calendar for details.

Availability

For further information

Contact courses-chime@ucl.ac.uk

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