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Global Health and Quantified Self

Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen

Other Summer course Groningen

Course description

Qualification None
Field of study General programmes
Course summary ​The Global Health & Quantified Self course explores the aspects of globalisation and health related to digital health and self-tracking.
Course description The course offers you the unique opportunity to familiarise with an increasingly globalised world, digitalisation and its effects on health. The course focuses on trends in (digital) health (care) from a global perspective and explores the challenges that we, as health professionals, will face over the next 10 years. The summer school, with a view to the future, helps you to gain knowledge about prevention and self-management in health, which will be beneficial during your career. The three study areas within this programme are: 1. Global Health, Globalisation, International Organisations & International Cooperation 2. Culture and Health 3. Digital Health and Quantified Self Quantified Self focuses on the development of technical applications that support self-monitoring by individuals. This promotes self-knowledge and allows us to analyse personal health information about aspects such as what your client's nutritional intake has been or how he or she has slept recently. In the course you will explore a number of state of the art self-quantification technologies, as well as the significance of these digital (health) developments in terms of health and social care professionals.
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ECTS credits 0.00
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Language of instruction English
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About the institution

Department Hanze Summer School
Information about the institution The Hanze University of Applied Sciences (UAS) is located in the vibrant student city Groningen.


Admission requirements
  1. Students have experience with working in teams on a project basis and have developed research skills. No general education on these two topics will be offered. You will work in an international, inter-professional team. Useful additional personal characteristics for participation in such a team are: an open mind, the ability to listen actively, tolerance, flexibility, and transparency in motives, interests and values. Student master the English language: Academic IELTS 6.0 overall
Language requirements
IELTS overall band 6
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Application deadlines
Start date EU/EEA Students Non-EU/EEA students
25 May 2020 1 Apr 2020 -
Tuition fees
Year EU/EEA Non-EU/EEA Institutional
2020 (FT)€ 1850€ 1850€ 1850

In short, the following rules apply:

  • The “EU/EEA rate” is the regular fee for students from within the EU/EEA.
  • The “non-EU/EEA rate” is the rate for students from outside the EU/EEA.
  • The “institutional rate” is for all students who have already obtained a bachelor’s or master’s degree and who want to start a second programme leading to a degree at the same level or at a lower level.
  • Note that FT, PT and D stand for "full-time", "part-time" and "dual", respectively.

Make sure you contact your institution to find out what rate applies to you. The rates listed here are estimates.



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Carst Buissink, Med

Coordinator International Health Care Schoo

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Hanze Studiekeuze Advies

study info

Telephone number +31 505953811
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