For students attending the course Health informatics - needs, objectives and limitations (5 credits) course code 5HI000

This course is an introduction to the programme and an orientation to health informatics as an academic discipline as well as a profession with its sub specialties. The fundamental aim is to provide basic knowledge of what health informatics is, and also to provide a common vocabulary and understanding of the environment in which health informaticians’ function.



The schedule will be published on Canvas no later than two weeks before the start of the course. You will be able to access Canvas once you are admitted to the programme.

While waiting for the schedule to be published on Canvas you can access the preliminary schedule below.

For information on start and end dates of the semester, please check the Academic Calendar.


Registration - mandatory

To be able to start your studies at KI you must

  • activate your student account
  • register for the course(s) you were admitted to

Please see the web page 'Web registration' for guidelines on how to register.


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Sabine Koch

Examiner and Course leader
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Maria Appelgren

Educational administrator
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Malin Sandell

Student councelor
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