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The Power of Data in Health and Social Care

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21 days
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About

Discover the power of data for individuals and organisations working in health and social care with The Power of Data in Health and Social Care at University of Strathclyde by FutureLearn.

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Overview

Using data well can be a powerful tool in health and social care. It can be used to develop new services, influence strategies, inform budget decisions and optimise processes and policy.

Key facts:

On The Power of Data in Health and Social Care at University of Strathclyde by FutureLearn ., you’ll discover the principles of healthcare data analytics. Discover best practices around data governance, tools to help you manage and analyse data, and how to work collaboratively with data scientists and digital teams.Using real-world case studies you’ll gain practical experience of the link between health and data science, that you can use to create more sustainable health and social care services.

Programme Structure

Topics:

  • The value of data science and analytics for improving health and care service design and provision
  • Data Collection, Preparation and Management
  • Data Analytics Methods and Tools and their practical uses
  • Ethics and Information governance considerations including GDPR guidance
  • How to generate and communicate meaningful insight from analytics

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 21 days

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is for frontline, middle and senior management staff working in the health and care sectors, including the 3rd sector.
  • Students, academics and industry suppliers of services and systems to healthcare will also find this course valuable.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 21 days.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 21 days.

It's free to join and study this course, you have the option to upgrade  and receive a digital and printed certificate for $89. Additional benefits can be reached via the Unlimited FutureLearn product. 

Funding

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