Healthcare & Technology

King's College London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Healthcare & Technology

  • Host University

    King's College London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Health Administration, Health Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    45
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    Module description
    In this module students will acquire basic understanding and knowledge of a selection of key topics in Healthcare Technology including the basics of medical imaging, medical simulation and medical robotics.

    You will gain hands on experience through practical sessions, whilst also developing an awareness of the historical developments in Healthcare Technology over the last 100 years.

    This module is aimed at students from a range of backgrounds including those studying medicine, biomedical sciences, biomedical engineering, dentistry, natural sciences, nursing and other subjects allied to healthcare

    Teaching pattern

    Lectures
    Seminars and Tutorials
    Practicals
    London walks and visits to key institutions
    Private study

    Module assessment
    In class multiple choice test (50%)
    One essay of 1500 words (50%)

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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