Become an in-demand computing professional. Our real-world project industry experience will give you the edge.
The increasing use of electronic health records requires the accurate and efficient capture, management, security and reporting of health information. This course combines theory with a 20-day industry placement, to give you the skills you need to thrive.
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Invent your career in bits and bytes
Learn how to build software systems, take on roles in classification, coding and management of health information.
Experience virtual reality with Liquid Galaxy, Google Cardboard and Oculus Rift. Combine theory with real-world experience.
Analyse and develop applications. Be innovative. And shape an unlimited future.
The Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology (Health Information Management) is accredited with the Australian Computer Society (ACS) at Professional level.
Fees and delivery
Fees: 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
Delivery: On campus
HSC True Reward
At Western, we recognise that you are much more than your ATAR. Our unique Early Offer Program - HSC True Reward, focuses on your HSC subject results that reflect your strongest skills and relevant to the degree you want to do.
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As a graduate of ICT (Health Information Management) you will find career opportunities including:
- Medical records manager
- Software engineer analyst
- Software quality analyst
- System architect
- Systems developer
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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Study a double degree
A double-degree gives you the ultimate edge. Be at the forefront of your field.
Achieve your unlimited potential.
Further study options
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.