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Data Science for Health Informatics

The course introduces the process of data science and decision support. It also presents methods and techniques for data science with focus on application areas such as health informatics and interaction design.

Particular focus will be given on basic algorithms in machine learning and their application to extracting knowledge and insights from large and complex data.

  • Course structure

    Teaching format

    The teaching consists of lectures, demonstrations, teaching sessions and research visits.


    The course is examined as follows: 

    • written examination
    • written assignments


  • Schedule

    The schedule will be available no later than one month before the start of the course. We do not recommend print-outs as changes can occur. At the start of the course, your department will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.
  • Course literature

    Note that the course literature can be changed up to two months before the start of the course.

  • Contact

    This course is part of a programme and is not available for application as a stand-alone course.

    Find more information about Master’s programmes here

    If you are a student at one of our Master’s programmes and have questions about the course, please contact the student counsellors