Medical Informatics 2019/2020 (5 credits)

Autumn 2019, 33 %, Campus

Start date: 2 September 2019

End date: 3 November 2019

Application Deadline: 15 April 2019

Enrolment Code: UU-11601 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Uppsala

Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)

Spring 2020, 33 %, Campus

Start date: 20 January 2020

End date: 22 March 2020

Application Deadline: 15 October 2019

Enrolment Code: UU-61601 Cancelled

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Uppsala

Entry Requirements: 120 credits with 60 credits science studies including a course on advanced level in Computer Supported Image Analysis, e.g., 1TD396, or a course on advanced level in Human-Computer Interaction.
English language proficiency that corresponds to English studies at upper secondary (high school) level in Sweden ("English 6").


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Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12083

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12083

About the course:

Within modern healthcare, information technology is used to solve a variety of problems, e.g., electronic patient records for documentation of health and treatment of patients, support systems for interpretation of X-ray images, and robot surgery.

In this course you will get a broad overview of applications of IT in healthcare and the opportunity to delve deeper into a chosen application area.

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Department of Information Technology

ITC, hus 1, 2 och 4, Lägerhyddsvägen 2

Box 337, 751 05 UPPSALA

Fax: 018-511925


Tina Kekkonen


Telephone: +46 18 471 10 70

Fax: +46 18 471 78 67