Course description

This six week course is intended to give beginner healthcare students and practitioners a head start on understanding, analyzing, and interpreting basic electrocardiogram (ECG) rhythms. At the end of the course, the participant can methodically analyze and interpret fundamental ECG rhythms originating from various anatomical regions of the heart.

Delivery Mode



The asynchronous interacting online only method will be used.


Each topic will contain at least 10-15 min of pre-recorded lecture videos, usually spread out over multiple sessions. It will be aligned with the IUC UM1 protocol.


Moodle platform only


Asynchronous (not at the same time) interaction between the course tutor and students


Engage in interactive course content (pre-recorded minilectures, assignments, discussions, etc.) at any time.

Course Delivery Plan

Completion and Certificate

Participants who achieve an overall grade point average of 70% or higher in both the discussion forum and the module end assessment will be given a certificate of completion.


Total grade


Pass grade

Discussion Forum




Module End assessment