183.635 eHealth in Theory and Practice
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VU, 4.0h, 5.0EC


  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 5.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand basic aspects of the eHealth domain. Theoretical foundations, concepts, scientific approaches and requirements are translated into practical applications, implementation options, and experiences. The theoretical content imparted in a constructive exercise in order to build and set forth the practical relevance to the topic.

Subject of course

Within this lecture the following theoretical content on will be discussed:

  • Definition and scope
  • Domain, stakeholders, applications
  • Goals and problems

Based on this foundation, the lecture will present specific e-health projects to produce a practical reference to the mediated theoretical contents.

Teaching methods

The research group provides competent engineering perspectives. For this lecture this means: provide the necessary technical basis, definition and delineation, guidance for situational research, presentation of real, often large case studies as part of the lecture, independent development, testing and experience in the lecture adequate concept formation, sub-projects and applications in the field of eHealth as part of the exercise.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Effort for the student (ECTS-Breakdown):
Preliminary Talk: 2h
Lectures: 6h
Self study - exercises:: 107h
Presentation of the results: 10 h


Total: 125 hours (5 ECTS) 



Course dates

Tue15:00 - 17:0007.03.2023 - 21.03.2023Seminarraum AA 03 - 1 eHTP
Tue15:00 - 17:0028.03.2023 Online via Zoom183635
Tue15:00 - 17:0018.04.2023 Online via Zoom183635
Tue15:00 - 17:0025.04.2023 - 02.05.2023FAV Hörsaal 3 Zemanek (Seminarraum Zemanek) 183.635
Tue15:00 - 17:0009.05.2023 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83558888771Gastvortrag
Tue15:00 - 17:0016.05.2023Seminarraum AA 03 - 1 eHTP
Tue15:00 - 17:0006.06.2023 - 13.06.2023Hörsaal 15 eHTP
eHealth in Theory and Practice - Single appointments
Tue07.03.202315:00 - 17:00Seminarraum AA 03 - 1 eHTP
Tue14.03.202315:00 - 17:00Seminarraum AA 03 - 1 eHTP
Tue21.03.202315:00 - 17:00Seminarraum AA 03 - 1 eHTP
Tue28.03.202315:00 - 17:00 Online via Zoom183635
Tue18.04.202315:00 - 17:00 Online via Zoom183635
Tue25.04.202315:00 - 17:00FAV Hörsaal 3 Zemanek (Seminarraum Zemanek) 183.635
Tue02.05.202315:00 - 17:00FAV Hörsaal 3 Zemanek (Seminarraum Zemanek) 183.635
Tue09.05.202315:00 - 17:00 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83558888771Gastvortrag
Tue16.05.202315:00 - 17:00Seminarraum AA 03 - 1 eHTP
Tue06.06.202315:00 - 17:00Hörsaal 15 eHTP
Tue13.06.202315:00 - 17:00Hörsaal 15 eHTP

Examination modalities

Presentation and development of a eHealth application (group work)

  • Attendance Required!
  • Language German

Grading is done exclusively by presenting the group work (prototype implementation of a eHealth application).

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
24.02.2023 08:00 18.03.2023 23:59 20.03.2023 23:59


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 533 Medical Informatics Mandatory6. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

no particular previous knowledge necessary

Preceding courses