Course-related Resources

In this section of the web site you will find a number of useful resources. These have been organised into resources relevant to the various HEIN papers, including course modules and semester timetables.

Distance Learning Handbook

A pdf version of the Distance Learning Handbook is available from here. This booklet contains useful information about the resources available to you as a student.

Health Informatics Discussion Forum

All students are encouraged to join the Health Informatics Discussion Forum - a Social Network and discussion forum for Health Informatics professionals and students.


There is also a collection of links to external web sites. These links have been organised into the subjects of: Resource texts, Health Informatics Organisations, HI Companies, Online Journals, Newspapers, Forums, General Software Sites, Health consumer sites and CAL in Medicine.


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