The course takes place in period

  • 1 (2022-08-01 to 2022-10-23)
  • 2 (2022-10-24 to 2022-12-31)
  • 3 (2023-01-01 to 2023-03-19)
  • 4 (2023-03-20 to 2023-07-31)


Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Total number of ECTS

1 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is that you will get to
know the basic concepts, strategies and
policies that govern the digital development
and can critically discuss them and their use
in the field of health and welfare.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course you will have a basic
understanding of what eHealth or digital health
is, and you will be able to identify current
services as well as examine the future
potential of eHealth.

Course contents

Online materials and assignments concerning basic
concepts, strategies and policies of eHealth.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Recommended from second study year.

Additional information

The course is an online course on Campus Online. External link

Mode of Delivery

Virtual self studies

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass all the
assignments in the course.


Ekman Petra


Ekman Petra

Group size

No limit (34 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2022-08-10 to 2023-06-20

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