Master's degree in Healthcare Information Systems Management
Detailed Course Curriculum
The official study plan of Master's degree in Healthcare Information Systems Management was published in the Diário da República, 2.ª série - N.º 192 - October 3, 2012.
|1st Year - 1st Semester 1||TP||ECTS|
|Research Methods and Scientific Writing||20||3|
|Statistics and Operational Research applied to Medical Informatics||45||5|
|Organization and Management of Healthcare Systems||30||5|
|Strategic Management of Medical Information Systems||45||5|
|Project Management for Healthcare Informatics||30||4|
|Electronic Health Records||35||5|
|Next Generation Communication Networks and Services||20||3|
|1st Year - 2nd Semester 1||TP||ECTS|
|Clinical Decision Support Systems||50||5|
|Standards in Medical Informatics||40||5|
|Security of Clinical Information Systems||30||5|
|Biomedical Image Processing||30||5|
|Logistics and Management of Health Services||30||5|
|2nd Year - 3rd and 4th Semesters 1||TP||ECTS|
|Thesis / Project / Internship||30||60|
The Masters degree has 120 ECTS. It consists of a school year and another that may be an internship, a project or a scientific thesis. If the student opts for the Student Internship, he/she may do so in the company where he/she works as long as an interesting set of goals for both sides is found. The project can also be linked to the work that the students develop in their organization.
The MGSIM takes place after working hours in the afternoon on Fridays and Saturdays.
- Theoretical/Practical classes
- European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System
- Each semester consists of 15 weeks of classes