Bachelor Degree in Applied Health Informatics & Telemedicine

General

Program Description

The aim of the postgraduate program is to present a comprehensive, high-specification and modern analysis of the various applications of computer science and computer science to health services and capacity building a) to understand the most common problems and challenges, b) to parameterize and Analysis of efficient and sustainable solutions and c) synthesis of proposed solutions in existing clinical environments and simultaneous observation of impacts and results.

We invest in knowledge, understanding and skills development through them Virtual workshops (Ahi.vlab.ouc.ac.cy) Of the Postgraduate Program.

Groups

Holders of university or university degree in health and computer science with work experience or professional orientation in clinical environments and / or in the health sector.

Structure of the Program

Distance Learning Modules. 8 Educational modules of 16 weeks (8 x 10 ECTS) each and diploma thesis (1 x 20 ECTS). Total 100 ECTS. Each module includes weekly lectures, group counseling sessions, interim papers, final work and final examination.

Topics Codes TH
Information Systems in National Health Systems - Hospital Information Systems EPT 512
Overview and Evaluation of Standards & Technology Solutions in the Health Sector EPT 513
Electronic Envelope Patient and Prescription Information Systems EPT 521
Image Analysis and Processing EPT 522
Telemedicine Applications EPT 523
Patient Biological Parameters Management Systems & Decision Support Systems EPT 611
Biomedical Data Base & Research Methodology in Biomedicine EPT 612
Supply and Management of IT projects in the health sector - From design to implementation EPT 613
Master Thesis I
Master Thesis II
EPT 701A
EPT 701B

Educational staff

Interdisciplinary academic group (doctors, nurses, computer scientists, computer engineers and software engineers, health care managers, experts on issues such as health economics and health ethics).

Students

Holders of University titles in health and / or computer science with work experience and / or professional orientation in clinical environments and / or health service planning / provision / assessment environments and / or related industrial applications, sales etc. are deemed to have the appropriate Theoretical training for attending this program and the opportunity to use the knowledge and skills they will gain through it. Holders of academic degrees from other disciplines (other faculties of science, polytechnics, economics, administration, law, etc.) are not excluded, but they are expected to make additional efforts to acquire the knowledge required to understand and consolidate individual thematic modules of the postgraduate Program for which they may not have basic undergraduate knowledge.

Applications

Applications for admission for the academic year 2017-2018 may be submitted by interested parties from 6 July to 5 September 2017 at 11.00 .

Applications are submitted electronically only, via the University's website at https://applications.ouc.ac.cy/admissions?sap-language=EN#

Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

As the second public University, established in 2002, the Open University Cyprus (OUC) aims to fill an important gap in the Cypriot higher education system, offering accredited distance learning degre ... Read More

As the second public University, established in 2002, the Open University Cyprus (OUC) aims to fill an important gap in the Cypriot higher education system, offering accredited distance learning degrees at all levels (undergraduate, master and doctoral). Building on its origins as the country’s only University dedicated to distance education, OUC is growing quickly in academic stature and overall reputation. Today’s challenging realities have widened OUC’s horizons, helping to bring Cyprus near towards its strategic goal: to be established as a regional educational and research center and hub for international scholars and students alike in the Eastern Mediterranean basin. Read less
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