MSc Health and Environment


The Environment and Health track addresses the handling and analysis of environmental and health data with specific structures, such as spatial data or network data. It connects socially relevant data science questions with insights and techniques from natural sciences, precisely from health, medical, and environmental sciences. This track addresses students with some background and interests in demography, public health, geography, or spatial studies.

Semester 1

Subjects Type ECTS Syllabus
Digital Societies and Future Economies Mandatory 6
Data Science Concepts Mandatory 5
Data Science Tools Mandatory 4
Current Topics and Applications in Data Science Mandatory 5
Communication and Presentation Skills Mandatory 4
IT Law and Ethics Mandatory 6

Semester 2

Subjects Type ECTS Syllabus
Digital Public Spheres Mandatory 5
Digital Business Functions and Models Mandatory 6
Text Analysis and Natural Language Processing Mandatory 5
Data Science Lab Mandatory 4
Artifical Intelligence in Business and Society Mandatory 5
Digital Transformation and Innovation Mandatory 5

Semester 3

Subjects Type ECTS Syllabus
Geoinformatics Mandatory 6
Geoinformatics Lab Mandatory 4
Modeling and Analsis of Complex Systems Mandatory 6
Network Approaches in Biology and Medicine Mandatory 6
Elective from other concentrations Mandatory 4
Elective from other concentrations Mandatory 4

Semester 4

Subjects Type ECTS Syllabus
Thesis Mandatory 30