On our Artificial Intelligence (AI) short course you'll get an enhanced understanding and awareness of the current impact of AI in healthcare. You will also explore the potential future effects of AI in this field.
Why study with us
- Be part of a digital health ready workforce.
- Tailor your study to your career aspirations, professional or organisational needs and interests.
- Online delivery means you can fit your studies around your work and other commitments.
Key course information
Level: Postgraduate, Level 7
Study mode: Part-time
Duration: 4 months
Module code: M4080
Start date: September, January and May
The course is taught online and tutorials can be scheduled to suit your work pattern.
On successful completion, you will be able to:
- Describe current practice and knowledge of AI in healthcare
- Critically analyse the application of AI to support clinicians within decision-making processes
- Critically evaluate the use of AI positively to impact a patient care pathway and consider the ethical and practical limits of the technology
- The centre is accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons, a professional membership organisation and registered charity which exists to advance patient care. The Royal College of Surgeons of England, registered charity number 212808.
Future careers in digital health
Our digital health courses will prepare you for work in the digitally-literate healthcare organisations of the 21st century.
You'll exploit digital opportunities in healthcare to improve patient outcomes. This means you'll deliver safe care more efficiently and effectively. You'll bridge the gap between health and social care teams.
This course is based in the School of Medicine and Dentistry
For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information
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