MSc/PGDip/PGCert Health Informatics (UCL/UoM Joint Award) / Overview
Year of entry: 2024
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- Degree awarded
- Master of Science, PGDip, PGCert
- 1yr FT, 2-5yr PT
- Entry requirements
We require an honours degree (minimum upper second class) from a UK university or overseas equivalent in:
- computer science
- health services research
- biological sciences
Students who do not meet these requirements but have appropriate professional experience will also be considered.
Applications from candidates who don't meet usual admissions criteria are also reviewed by the Dean of Students at UCL.
- Number of places/applicants
- How to apply
To apply for a course you will need to complete and submit an online application form at UCL.
Please complete the online form here .
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National initiatives in the UK are addressing key informatics challenges such as:
- patient-focused systems;
- integration of systems;
- using data to drive improvements.
You will learn about healthcare policy and strategy as it relates to informatics and about the design and implementation of the wide variety of digital systems used in delivering healthcare today. You will be able to tackle the technical details behind different approaches to engineering and implementing these systems as well understanding how to engender change. You will also acquire skills in analysing and presenting data.
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
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