Spring 2021 Courses

During Spring Quarter 2021, Health Informatics courses will remain online due to COVID-19. Please see below for the most up to date information on the program courses.

Class Schedule: Monday and Wednesday, 2:10-4:00pm

Lectures

  • Lectures will be synchronous
  • Attendance at synchronous lectures will be required
  • Some lecture material will be recorded and made available to students

       Discussion Sections

      • Discussion sections will be offered both synchronous and asynchronous
      • Attendance at synchronous discussion sections is required
      • Some synchronous discussion material be recorded and made available to students

        Exams

          • Exams will be administred as online midterm and final exam, a group project and presentation
          • Midterm and final exams will be scheduled and held via Canvas. Group project will b take home and presentation will be scheduled
          • Students in different time zones will have to option to take exams in their own time zone if requested
          • Students are not required to have their webcam on during exams

           Additional Course Logistics

          • Weekly scheduled office hours will be offered, as well as on-request appointment via Zoom and phone
          • A webcam/microphone is required
          • If possible, it is preferred that students have their webcam on during the course
          • Specific software is required for this course, but most is open source. Students will also be required to have EHRGo license.

          Class Schedule: Monday and Wednesday, 11:10am-1:00pm

          Lectures

          • Lectures will be synchronous
          • Attendance at synchronous lectures will be required
          • Lecture material will be recorded and made available to students

               Discussion Sections

              • Discussion sections will be offered synchronously during class time. The discussion board on the canvas page will also be utilized for asynchronous discussion
              • Attendance at synchronous discussion sections is required
              • Synchronous discussion material be recorded and made available to students

                Exams

                  • No exams are required in this course, however several timed quizzes will be administered through the Canvas course site.

                   Additional Course Logistics

                  • Office hours will be conducted by appointment.
                  • A webcam/microphone is required to have an interactive online discussion during class
                  • If possible, it is preferred that students have their webcam on during the course discussion
                  • No additional specific software is required for this course

                  Class Schedule: Tuesday, 1:40-4:30pm

                  Lectures

                  • Lectures will be synchronous
                  • Attendance at synchronous lectures will be required
                  • Lecture material will be recorded and made available to students

                       Discussion Sections

                      • No additional required discussion sections are required outside of weekly lecture slot.

                        Exams

                        • No administered exams are required for this course.

                          Additional Course Logistics

                          • Weekly scheduled office hours will be offered via Zoom
                          • A webcam/microphone is required
                          • Students are typically required to have their webcam on during the course
                          • Students are expected to have access to Zoom and the UCDH VPN for hands-on projects

                          Class Schedule: Tuesday, 12:10-1:00pm

                          Lectures

                          • Lectures will be synchronous
                          • Attendance at synchronous lectures will be required
                          • Lecture material will be recorded and made available to students

                               Discussion Sections

                              • Discussion sections will be offered both synchronous and asynchronous
                              • Attendance at synchronous discussion sections is required
                              • Synchronous discussion material be recorded and made available to students

                              Exams

                                • Exams will be administred as online quizzes, a presentation and final paper
                                • Final will be scheduled and weekly quizzes will be via Canvas
                                • Exams will be "take home" as they are administered in Canvas and student will have several days to complete
                                • Students in different time zones will have to option to take exams in their own time zone if requested
                                • Students are required to have their webcam on during the presentation portion of the exam

                                 Additional Course Logistics

                                • Weekly scheduled office hours will be offered, as well as the use of Slack
                                • A webcam/microphone is required
                                • If possible, it is preferred that students have their webcam on during the course
                                • Specific software is required for this course, but all is contained within the course

                                Class Schedule: Thursday, 2:10-5:00pm

                                Lectures

                                • Lectures will be synchronous
                                • Attendance at synchronous lectures will be required
                                • Lecture material will be recorded and made available to students

                                     Discussion Sections

                                    • Discussion sections will be offered both synchronous and asynchronous
                                    • Attendance at synchronous discussion sections is not mandatory
                                    • Synchronous discussion material be recorded and made available to students on Canvas course site

                                      Exams

                                        • Exams will be administered through the Canvas course site
                                        • Midterm and final will be scheduled . Weekly quizzes will be available in Canvas as "take home" exams
                                        • Take home exams will be administered to students in Canvas and timed.
                                        • Students in different time zones will have to option to take exams in their own time zone if requested
                                        • Students are not required to have their webcam on during take home exams

                                         Additional Course Logistics

                                        • Weekly scheduled office hours will be offered, as well as on-request Zoom appointments
                                        • A microphone is required and webcam is preferred for office hours
                                        • It is preferred that students have their webcam on during the course
                                        • Specific project management software is required and open source.