Digital Health

University College Cork


Course Name Digital Health
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKL54
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: Not currently open for applications.
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online
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Duration 24 months Part-time.
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Entry Requirements

To apply for this programme, you will have:

a 2H2 honours primary degree in any area


at least 2 years’ experience in the health/healthcare domain

2 referees’ reports.

International applicants should have a m...


Expand+Course Practicalities
The MSc Digital Health will be delivered via classroom lectures. Lectures will take place in a three-day block. There will be an induction session and all course material will be provided. In Year one of the programme, you wil...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
The application of technology in health is experiencing rapid growth and the field is seeking qualified professionals to optimise technology to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the healthcare domain. The MSc Digital Health ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take 90 credits as follows:

Year 1 - Candidates must complete 30 credits for Year 1.
IS6630 Fundamentals of Digital Health (10 credits)
EC6072 Economics for Healthcare (10 credits)
MX6010 Ethical and Evidence-Based Health Data (10 cre...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
Students with a postgraduate qualification in MSc Digital Health will be equipped with much sought after skills in both the Information Systems field and the health/healthcare field.

These include:
Senior Clinica...

Further Enquiries Dr. Ciara Heavin
t: 353 21 490 3826 or +353 21 490 3341

Dr. Yvonne O'Connor
t: 353 21 490 3344 or +353 21 490 3341
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