The course is offered as a distance learning course to exchange students and as a freestanding course.
The course provides an introduction to e-health by introducing basic concepts and describe how added value can be created in health care processes by the use of e-health systems. The course also provides knowledge about process analysis and information security in health care as well as an overview of current e-health research.
The course is divided into five modules where recorded lectures will be provided along with application assignments and quizzes, which evaluate students' learning in the module. In the fifth course module, a major assignment is completed which summarizes and examines the entire course.
The teaching is given entirety on distance via an internet-based learning platform.