Practices in Health Informatics

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Practices in Health Informatics
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 110759 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Minor Institute of Technology Sligo Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballinode
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Application Date Application Closing Date : 31st August 2021
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Duration 1 year part-time, online.
Course Fee Total Programme Fees: €2,500
Fees per annum: €2,500
Per 10 credit module: €833
Per 5 credit module: €417
Entry Requirements Applicants must hold a National Framework of Qualifications Level 5 or equivalent and Recognition of Prior Learning.
Course Content

Expand+Medical and Health Information Science primarily encompasses the field of health informatics which is typically defined "as the science of evaluating, implementing and utilizing technology to manage all information related to the patient care deliver...

Subjects Taught Semester 1 Title Credits
Healthcare Systems 05
Applied Health Statistics 05
Fundamentals of Health Economics 05

Semester 2 Title Credits
Introduction to Health Informatics 05
Introduction to eHealth 10
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
The design of this programme is geared towards developing and professional skills and technical qualities to meet the current and future needs of the healthcare sector and its multi-faceted health information system.


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