Biomedical Sciences - Healthcare Informatics

University College Dublin


Course Name Biomedical Sciences - Healthcare Informatics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X523
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Blended
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September
Application Date Apply Online
You can apply via the UCD application portal. Please search for the course code, X523

If you have any problems or queries with the online application process please Email: or Tel: + 353 1 716 1142/ 1476
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Duration 12 months full-time, 24 months part-time.

The course content will be delivered via a combination of on-line / blended modules and week-long blocks.

The lecturers will come from both UCD and the Health Service to ensure an appropriate mix of theory and application in the content.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants will normally hold a NQF Level 8 academic award.

Where an applicant does not hold a Level 8 award, consideration will be given to those with relevant and appropriate qualifications and experience working in or closely with the health sy...

Course Content

Expand+Course Features
Trains graduates in medical and allied professions and those with an information technology background in healthcare informatics

Enables students to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to understand and utilise tools of med...

Subjects Taught

Expand+MSc in Healthcare Informatics (90 ECTS) is broken down as follows;

Core modules (40 ECTS):

Clinical Information & Decision Support Systems (10 ECTS)
Biostatistics and Data Management (10 ECTS)
Medical Records (5 ECTS)
Information Visualisat...

Further Enquiries Academic Programme Director
Dr. Pat Felle
UCD School of Medicine & Medical Science
Health Sciences Centre
UCD Belfield
Dublin 4

Programme Administrator
Mr Steven Masterton
UCD School of Medicine & Medical Science
Health Sciences Centre
UCD Belfield
Dublin 4
T: + 353 1 716 6634
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