University of Sheffield
Applicants need a combination of an Honours degree in a science, technology, medical or health subject, experience in using computer systems, and work experience in the health sector. Applicants with relevant work experience can apply to take the certificate or the diploma and go on to the full MSc. English language requirements: IELTS grade of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.
Placing Electronic Records at the Centre of Care; Evidence-based Practice and Health Care Information; The Internet, Web and E-Health; Information and Knowledge Management; Information Systems in Health; Introduction to Health Informatics; Research Methods and Dissertation Preparation; Dissertation.
Examples of optional modules
Introduction to Telehealth and Telecare; Public Health; Informatics Leadership, Strategy and Change; Analysis of Health Information.
Assessment is by a wide variety of methods including essays, reports, small projects, in-class tests, presentations, posters, group work and a research-based dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Distance learning||September 2016||-||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|