The future is digital, and the increasing use of electronic health records means the management of health information has never been more important. Study a course that will put you on the path to making a real difference in people’s lives.
Note: You will be required to travel between campuses to complete this degree.
The increasing use of electronic health records requires the accurate and efficient capture, management, security and reporting of health information.
Learn how to build software systems, take on roles in classification, coding, reporting and management of health information, as well as analyse and develop applications. You’ll have the opportunity to combine theory with real-world experience, to build an amazing career in health information.
When you successfully complete the 12-month diploma from The College, you gain guaranteed entry into the second year of the Bachelor of Information & Communications Technology (Health Information Management) at Western Sydney University.
To apply, all you need is an ATAR of 55+ and the determination to work hard. Once you’re here, our mission is to make sure you have the supportive learning environment and flexibility you need to transform your life. That includes smaller class sizes with greater access to one-on-one teaching and support. Our Extended Diplomas also cover extra introductory units that will prepare you for success in your tertiary studies and beyond.
At The College, we’re dedicated to your success. We know that if you’re given a supportive learning environment with a dedicated team of educators, anything is possible. Our wide range of pathway options include University Foundation Studies, Extended Diplomas and Integrated Diploma/Bachelor courses. Your success starts here.
Our course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.
This course is available to domestic students only. International students should see one of the following courses:
Fees and delivery
Diploma in Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management): $9,353*
*Maximum Student Contribution for the indicated period of study based on a full-time study load with no units failed or repeated.
Bachelor of Information Communications Technology (Health Information Management): Varies depending on units selected. View available units in our handbook. We have developed a student contribution fee calculator to help you work out what your contribution amount is per unit.
Delivery: On campus
This course is available to Domestic students only.
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A Diploma in Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management)/ Bachelor of ICT (Health Information Management) may open the door to a career in:
- Health Information Management
- Clinical Coding
- Information Security Consultant
- Quality Officer
Web developers create content for the web and use programming, authoring, content management and file transfer software to maintain websites.
Database Administrators plan, develop, maintain, manage and database management systems to ensure optimal database and system integrity, security, backup, reliability and performance.
Network Professionals research, analyse and recommend strategies for network architecture and development, implement, manage, maintain and configure network hardware and software.
ICT Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the acquisition, development, maintenance and use of computer and telecommunication systems within organisations.
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The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.