Course: Medical Informatics I

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Course title Medical Informatics I
Course code LBF/RA021
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 0
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Kolářová Hana, prof. RNDr. CSc.
  • Mazura Jiří, RNDr.
Course content
Students will learn the basics of the informatics, computer technology and general purpose and specialized software with the emphasis on practical skills according to their field of study. Students will learn the capabilities of computer networks handling to obtain professional information of their field of interest. Searching of this information is focused on biomedicine information databases. Furthermore, this information processes by means of table processors and produce graphic presentation of the results.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
Students will learn the basics of the informatics, computer technology and general purpose and specialized software with the emphasis on practical skills according to their field of study. Students will learn the capabilities of computer networks handling to obtain professional information of their field of interest.
Student will obtain knowledge on the software used for workplace management, patient agenda and presentation of the new information. Student will gain the understanding on the application software for the therapy practice. Student will be able to use methods required to search for the high-quality information.
Prerequisites
Students ought to have fundamental attainments in informatics and computer technology at the secondary education level.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

100% attendance at seminars, successfully passed written test.
Recommended literature
  • Hálek, J. a kol. (1997). Praktická cvičení z informatiky. Vydavatelství UP Olomouc.
  • Hálek, J. Texty přednášek CD-ROM.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Sciences Physiotherapy (2011) Health service 1 Winter