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.
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 this 16-month diploma from The College, you gain guaranteed entry into the second year of the Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management) at Western Sydney University.
To apply, you don’t need an ATAR; all you need are ambition 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.
Fees and delivery
*Maximum Student Contribution for the indicated period of study based on a full-time study load with no units failed or repeated.
Delivery: On campus
Fee: AUD $32,500*
Delivery: On campus
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A Diploma in Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management) Extended may open the door to a careers including:
- Health Information Management
- Clinical Coding
- Information Security Consultant
- Quality Officer
Health Information Manager
Health Information Managers plan, develop, implement and manage health information services, such as patient information systems, and clinical and administrative data.
Network Administrators install and maintain hardware and software to ensure the efficient performance of servers, printers and personal computers.
Database Administrators plan, develop, maintain, manage and database management systems to ensure optimal database and system integrity, security, backup, reliability and performance.
ICT Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the acquisition, development, maintenance and use of computer and telecommunication systems within organisations.
Web Developers plan, produce and maintain websites using web programming languages, software applications, technologies and databases together with specifications of user needs
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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.