Interdisciplinary Minor in Health Technology

for the Undergraduate Minor in Health Technology


department website: http://www.kch.illinois.edu/

department faculty: Kinesiology & Community Health Faculty


college catalog page: Applied Health Sciences

college website: http://www.ahs.illinois.edu/


Programs in Kinesiology and Community Health
 

Undergraduate Programs:

major: Community Health, BS

concentration: Community Health: Health Education & Promotion, BS

concentration: Community Health: Health Planning & Administration, BS

concentration: Community Health: Rehabilitation Studies, BS

major: Kinesiology, BS

concentration: Kinesiology: Teacher Certification, BS

major: Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, BS

         concentration: Interdisciplinary Health Sciences: Health & Aging, BS

         concentration: Interdisciplinary Health Sciences: Heath Behavior Change, BS

         concentration: Interdisciplinary Health Sciences: Health Diversity, BS

minor: Kinesiology

minor: Disability Studies

minor: Interdisciplinary Aging

minor: Health Administration

minor: Public Health

joint degree: Community Health, BS and Public Health, MPH

joint degree: Community Health, BS and Epidemiology, MPH

joint degree: Kinesiology, BS and Public Health, MPH

joint degree: Kinesiology, BS and Epidemiology, MPH

joint degree: Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, BS and Public Health, MPH

joint degree: Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, BS and Epidemiology, MPH


Graduate Programs:

degree: Kinesiology, MS

degree: Kinesiology, PhD

degree: Community Health, MS

degree: Community Health, PhD

degree: Rehabilitation, MS

degree: Public Health, MPH

degree: Epidemiology, MPH

joint degree: Community Health, BS and Public Health, MPH

joint degree: Community Health, BS and Epidemiology, MPH

joint degree: Kinesiology, BS and Public Health, MPH

joint degree: Kinesiology, BS and Epidemiology, MPH

joint degree: Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, BS and Public Health, MPH

joint degree: Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, BS and Epidemiology, MPH


The undergraduate Health Technology Interdisciplinary Minor focuses on the intersection of human factors, technology, and health. In this minor students will be introduced to the breadth of the field of health technology while being exposed to introductory computer programming skills and human factors. Through electives, students will further explore technical and health specific applications of health technology.

for the Undergraduate Minor in Health Technology


Required Courses:10
Introduction to Health Technology
Health Behavior and Technology
Human Factors
Choose a computing course:3
Intro Computing: Engrg & Sci
Introduction to Computer Science I
Introduction to Computing
(CS 125 can be substituted for computing course)
Electives
Choose One (1) from Health & Human Behavior electives:3
Introduction to Public Health
Health Care Systems
Introduction to Medical Ethics
Foundations of Health Behavior
Special Projects (approved by Health Technology advisor)
Technology, Health, and Aging
Special Topics (approved by Health Technology advisor)
Human Performance and Cognition in Context
Health Disparities in the U.S.
Aging and Health Policy
Cognition in the Wild
Physical Activity and Health
Social & Psychological Aspects of Physical Activity
Rehabilitation Biomechanics
Tech-Driven Health Intervention
Hearing Health and Society
Augmentative & Alt Comm
Technology in Recreation, Sport and Tourism
Disability in Recreation, Sport and Tourism
Human Development and Recreation, Sport and Tourism
Choose one(1) from Engineering/Computing/Information Science electives:3
Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
User Interface Design
Introduction to Bioinformatics
Social Visualization
Data Science and Engineering
Biomedical Imaging
Biosensors
Mobile Computing & Application
Sensors and Instrumentation
Analysis of Data
Independent Study (approved by Health Technology advisor)
Independent Study
Special Topics (approved by Health Technology advisor)
Special Topics
Computing for ISE
Simulation
Design for Six Sigma
Introduction to HCI
The Design of Usable Information Interfaces
Introduction to Data Science
Data Visualization
Mobile Applications
Total Hours19