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DIGH709 Chronic Disease management using Digital Health technologies

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Advanced study of the impact of Digital Health technology on Chronic Disease management and conditions related to disability, aging and end of life.

Paper title Chronic Disease management using Digital Health technologies
Paper code DIGH709
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, Ethics.
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Learning Outcomes
  1. Explain the challenges and possibilities of Digital Health technologies for people with Chronic Diseases, older adults, caregivers, service providers, health care workers and policy makers
  2. Appraise digital health technologies used to assess health care needs and their use in promoting health and wellbeing
  3. Critically evaluate a range of assistive technologies and describe how chronic disease and/or the ageing process influences the design or delivery of technologies or services

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Not offered in 2021

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