The Diploma in Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management)/ Bachelor of ICT (Health Information Management) provides students with the knowledge and skills required to build software systems and undertake roles relating to the classification, coding and management of health information within a healthcare setting.
Note: You will be required to travel between campuses to complete this degree.
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The Diploma in Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management)/ Bachelor of ICT (Health Information Management) provides students with the opportunity to secure employment within the healthcare industry, with the increasing use of electronic health records requiring accurate and efficient capture, maintenance, security and reporting of health information.
Students who successfully complete the Diploma in Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management) will receive guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management) at Western Sydney University.
The first year of this course is delivered by The College as an agent of The University, via extended face-to-face hours in smaller learning environments
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.