Computer Science for Medical Students

Lecturer (assistant)
Duration2 SWS
TermWintersemester 2023/24
Language of instructionEnglish
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Admission information

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Note: Enrolled as medical student


- Theoretical knowledge for AI applications in Medicine - Practical experience with python - Statistical understanding to evaluate algorithms


Artificial Intelligence is taking a crucial role for medicine and medical treatment in the future. There are already AI algorithms available that outperform novice doctors. In this seminar we want to give medical students theoretical and practical introduction into Neural Networks for medical diagnosis. In the seminar the students will implement a neural network in Python for the classification of Skin Lesions.

Teaching and learning methods

Lecture, E-Learning, Quiz, Homework