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BMI 6000 Practicum in Biomedical Informatics

1-6 semester credit hours (variable hours/week)
Web-based and classroom instruction
Prerequisite: Consent of practicum coordinator
Course Fee: $1590 (Fall 2020), $1620 (Fall 2021)

During the practicum, each student will select an area of interest in which to apply the knowledge and skills gained during the didactic courses. Students will become active participants in the work of developing informatics-based applications. Each student will develop a specific set of goals, to be approved by the student’s advising committee and practicum supervisor, to be accomplished. These goals will reflect the student’s area of interest and the needs of the organization. This course is graded on a pass/fail basis and is repeated for a maximum of six semester credit hours to meet degree requirements.

Upon successfully completing this course, students will:

  • Students will become active participants in the work of developing informatics-based applications and/or applying informatics science and skills to address an informatics need.
  • Goals and objectives for the practicum must be agreed upon by the student, Faculty Practicum Advisor, and Practicum Preceptor.