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Hours to complete

Approx. 7 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week...
Available languages

English

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Project ManagementHealthcare ManagementManagementInnovation
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Intermediate Level

Intermediate Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 7 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Introduction

Welcome! In this first module you will be introduced to this interdisciplinary, hands-on course about how healthcare innovations can help solve the challenges we are facing with the aging populations....
Reading
2 videos (Total 18 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video2 videos
Healthy Aging and Active Living12m
Reading2 readings
Suggested further reading10m
Suggested further reading10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Healthy Aging and Active Living8m
Week
2
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Diabetes

In this module you will be presented with the physiology, complications, prevention and treatment of diabetes. Also, you will be introduced to self-management tools designed to help people with diabetes choose healthy meal plans....
Reading
3 videos (Total 27 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
Video3 videos
Diet Self-management Part 110m
Diet Self-management Part 28m
Reading1 reading
Suggested further reading10m
Quiz3 practice exercises
Diabetes/metabolism6m
Diet Self-management Part 16m
Diet Self-management Part 26m
Week
3
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Rehabilitation

In this module you will learn about the Danish healthcare system, how the financial resources are dispersed and how the public and private expenditures are organised – with a special focus on rehabilitation. Finally, you will be introduced to a rehabilitation tool developed by the Danish company, DigiRehab....
Reading
2 videos (Total 21 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video2 videos
DigiRehab Case8m
Reading1 reading
Suggested further reading10m
Quiz2 practice exercises
Rehabilitation and the Elderly6m
DigiRehab Case6m
Week
4
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

The Business Case I

This module will begin with an introduction to ethnography as a tool to analyse user needs. You will also hear about how firms can position themselves to benefit from innovation, be introduced to the most common value capturing mechanisms and the different types of intellectual property rights. In the lessons, the DigiRehab case from module 3 will be used as an example. ...
Reading
3 videos (Total 30 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
Video3 videos
Value Capturing Part 110m
Value Capturing Part 210m
Reading2 readings
Suggested additional materials10m
Suggested further reading10m
Quiz3 practice exercises
Understanding User Needs - Ethnographic Methods6m
Value Capturing Part 16m
Value Capturing Part 28m
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Top Reviews

By MAOct 17th 2018

This is very nice course to learn something about Old age healthcare system and services especially for the diabetic patient.

By COJan 6th 2018

Fantastic. Learnt so much and quite beneficial in my care start-up

Instructors

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Rudi Westendorp

Professor
Center for Healthy Aging
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Finn Valentin

Professor
Research Centre on Biotech Business

About University of Copenhagen

The University of Copenhagen is the oldest University in Denmark - founded in 1479, and with over 38,000 students and more than 9,000 employees. The purpose of the University is to conduct research and provide education to the highest academic level. Based in Denmark's capital city it is one of the top research institutions in Europe. ...

About Copenhagen Business School

Centrally located in Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark, Copenhagen Business School (CBS) is one of the largest business schools in Europe with close to 23,000 students. CBS offers world-class research-based degree programs at undergraduate, graduate, and PhD levels as well as executive and other post experience programs. ...

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