Practices in Health Informatics

ATU - Sligo Campuses


Course Name Practices in Health Informatics
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 110759 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Atlantic Technological University Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

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Expand+Applications for online programmes are accepted on the atu sligo website.

All programmes advertised will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller ...

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Expand+1 year part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
No attendance required.

Most of our online courses have about 2-3 hours of live lectures per week (but this can vary per programme). The rest of your study time consists of ind...

Course Fee Total Fees: €2,500
Entry Requirements Level 5 or equivalent and Recognition of Prior Learning.
Course Content

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Accredited by Chartered Institute of Water and Environmental Management

Medical and Health Information Science primarily encompasses the field of health informatics which is typically defined "as the science of evaluating, implementi...

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
Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression

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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 informati...

Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator:
Padraig McGourty

Online Student Advisor
Mary Tully
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