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DIGH707 Digital health Information Governance and Ethics

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Introduces the concepts of ethics and moral behaviour as it relates to the governance of Digital Health and health informatics.

Paper title Digital health Information Governance and Ethics
Paper code DIGH707
Subject Digital Health
EFTS 0.2500
Points 30 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2021 (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,889.00
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,674.00

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HEIN 707, HEIX 707


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Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Cultural understanding, Ethics.
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Learning Outcomes
  1. Have an appreciation of theories that form the basis of ethics
  2. Understand how and where ethical theories are applied
  3. Be aware of various codes of conduct (and their components)
  4. Have a general understanding of medical and bioethical issues
  5. Have an overview of ethics as they specifically apply to Digital health activities
  6. Have developed an opinion on the essential elements of ethical behaviour in Digital health settings

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Not offered in 2021

Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system