Hasso-Plattner-Institut25 Jahre HPI
Hasso-Plattner-Institut25 Jahre HPI

Fundamentals of Programming for Digital Health (Wintersemester 2022/2023)

Dozent: Prof. Dr. Bert Arnrich (Digital Health - Connected Healthcare) , Berry Boessenkool (Digital Health - Connected Healthcare)

Allgemeine Information

  • Semesterwochenstunden: 4
  • ECTS: 6
  • Benotet: Ja
  • Einschreibefrist: 01.10.2022 - 31.10.2022
  • Prüfungszeitpunkt §9 (4) BAMA-O: 09.02.2023
  • Lehrform: Lecture / Exercises / Tutorial
  • Belegungsart: Brückenmodul
  • Lehrsprache: Englisch

Studiengänge, Modulgruppen & Module

Digital Health MA
  • Brückemodule
    • HPI-DHBM-PR Fundamentals of Programming


Introduces basic concepts of programming in R and Python for Digital Health.

Course topics include data structures, program control statements (conditional execution, loops, etc.), data input/output, analysis and visualization for R and Python.

Grading is based on midterm and final exams (each 50%).

The lectures on monday afternoons are presented in online videos and accompanied by interactive programming exercises through CodeOcean. The tutorial sessions take place on thursdays (9:00-10:45) in G2.U.10-14 (Campus III, Digital Health Center, basement floor).

Please register at openHPI: https://open.hpi.de/courses/hpi-dh-fprog2022

Lern- und Lehrformen

Lecture / Exercises / Tutorial


Grading is based on

  • midterm (50%)
  • final exams (50%).


Mondays    1:30pm-3pm (online)
Thursdays  9:15am-10:45am

Room G2.U 10-14 (DHC Pool Room, Basement)