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DIGH708 Digital health technologies across the human lifespan

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Advanced study of the transformation of the experience and outcomes of healthcare for consumers through Digital Health technology.

Paper title Digital health technologies across the human lifespan
Paper code DIGH708
Subject Digital Health
EFTS 0.1250
Points 15 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2021 (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,444.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,337.00

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DIGH 701, DIGH 703


Teaching staff

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Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Cultural understanding, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
  1. Review innovations in Digital Health technology that promote well-being and self-management.
  2. Evaluate the potential of these technologies in changing the experience of health care and/or health outcomes for consumers.
  3. Critically appraise and discuss how digital technology could change the balance of power between the health care provider and the consumer and possible impact on the roles of workers in the health sector.
  4. Examine successful uses of Digital health generated data in furthering the goals of personal and/or population health and critique different approaches to solving common problems.

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Not offered in 2021

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