- Subject notes
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
This subject is offered in semester 2 each year, as a 3 hour class one evening each week over a 12 week period, including lectures and small group activities.
Opportunities are provided for online interaction during class using students’ personal internet-connected devices. Subject documents and class records are handled using LMS Blackboard.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
This subject has no textbook. Students have access to lecture audio and slides in the LMS, as well as electronic full-text of recommended readings, including current journal articles, government documents and industry reports. 2012 examples of recommended readings are:
Hunter, Peter, Coveney, Peter V., de Bono, Bernard et al 2010 A vision and strategy for the virtual physiological human in 2010 and beyond
Kharraz, Hadi, Chisholm, Robin, Van Nasdale, Dean and Thompson, Benjamin 2012 Mobile personal health records: an evaluation of features and functionality
Lobach, David, Sanders, Gillian D., Bright, Tiffani J. et al 2012 Enabling health care decision making through clinical decision support and knowledge management
Louie, Brenton, Mork, Peter, Martin-Sanchez, Fernando, Halevy, Alon and Tarczy-Hornoch, Peter 2007 Methodological review: data integration and genomic medicine
This subject is important in the field of eHealth and biomedical informatics, i.e. work that concerns the acquisition, storage, retrieval and use of information in, about and for human health, and the design and management of related solutions to advance the understanding and practice of healthcare. This subject is offered jointly by the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, and also uses expert guest speakers from industry and government.
- Related Handbook entries
This subject contributes to the following:
Type Name Course Master of Philosophy - Engineering Course Doctor of Philosophy - Engineering Course Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics and Digital Health Course Master of Information Systems Course Master of Information Technology Course Master of Information Systems Course Ph.D.- Engineering Course Master of Information Systems Specialisation (formal) Health Major MIS Professional Specialisation Major MIS Health Specialisation Major MIS Research Specialisation
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
Additional information for this subject
Subject coordinator approval required
Last updated: 3 November 2022