Taught course

Digital Health Systems

Institution
University of Strathclyde · Department of Computer and Information Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Minimum second class honours degree or international equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This Masters programme provides state-of-the-art training in the latest advances in Digital Health Systems development and management. It's aimed at those who aim to become leaders in the field of Health IT, either for Health systems service delivery or for the Health & Wellness IT industry.

Graduates will gain essential skills and expertise in designing applications that are accessible and usable, and that comply with complex data governance within healthcare. You'll gain experience in managing, analysing and making use of data collected from personal devices (such as apps and wearables) and large scale health systems (such as electronic records). You'll also gain key software development and management skills that are critical for deploying health systems.

This course looking at the whole systems implementation of digital health systems is one of its kind in the UK.

This new and unique course is the first of its kind to offer technical graduates the opportunity to develop the core skills required to develop advanced health and wellness systems and technologies for improving the way we personally manage our lifestyles and how our care systems deliver better health to citizens.

Information for international students

You must have an English language minimum score of IELTS 6.0 (with no component below 5.5).

Fees and funding

Learn more at the funding page.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)141 548 3096