Swansea University

Master Health Informatics - Máster en Informática Sanitaria

Swansea University
  • Imparte:
  • Modalidad:
    Presencial en Swansea
  • Precio:
    Annual tuition fees for entry in the academic year 2015/16 are as follows:
    Full time: UK/EU £5,650 - International £12,900
    Part time: UK/EU £1,900 - International £4,300
  • Comienzo:
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  • Lugar:
    Singleton Park
    Swansea (Gales) SA2 8PP
    Reino Unido
  • Idioma:
    El Curso se imparte en Inglés
  • Titulación:
    Health Informatics, MSc
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    Presentación

    This programme is designed for healthcare professionals and those who want to increase their knowledge and skills in health informatics. Accredited by the UK Council for Health Informatics Professions (UKCHIP), the programme uses state-of-the-art technologies and has a strong focus on practical experience is strongly linked with National Health Service (NHS) organisations, other research institutes and industry within the Life Science sector in Wales, UK.

    Requisitos

    Admission to this course is normally on the basis of UK Honours Degree Grade 2:2 or above or an equivalent qualification for overseas applicants. Undergraduates of any of the following cognate disciplines should consider applying for this course:

    Healthcare Professionals / Management / Technology
    Health Information / Data Management
    Medical / Clinical Records / Coding
    ICT and Computer / Health / Social / Sports Science
    Health Economics
    Nursing and Social Work / Care
    Business Administration / Management and Application Statistic
    Non-graduates are also welcome to apply. All applications are considered on individual merit, taking into account of any relevant work experience. Should you have qualifications below the required minimum or lack a suitable first degree, please feel encouraged to submit an application if you have at least two years of experience in health informatics or related fields.

    Applicants who are not first-language English speakers must provide one of the following qualifications:

    IELTS Academic: 6.5 (minimum of 6.0 in each part)
    TOEFL IBT: 93 (20 in each part)
    Pearson PTE Academic: 62 (51 in communicative skill)
    Cambridge CPE: Grade C
    Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia: Grade 6 or above

    Programa

    Course modules
    The core modules and the dissertation are compulsory, and must be completed when undertaking the programme. Each module develops students´ research skills in relation to the topics covered.

    Part 1: Course modules (each module is assigned 20 credits)
    PMIM 101 Health Informatics in Context
    PMIM 201 Communications and Coding
    PMIM 301 Using Secondary Health Data
    PMIM 401 Systems and Technologies
    PMIM 501 Knowledge Management

    Part 1: Optional modules (each module is assigned 20 credits)
    PMIM 601 Health Information Research
    PMIM 603 Leadership in Project Management

    Part 2: Project & Dissertation
    PMIM 702 Health Data Project
    PMIM 703 Work-based Project Portfolio

    Specialist pathways
    This course introduces two pathways for health informaticians who wish to specialise in one of the following areas:

    1. Health Informatics Research

    2. Leadership in Project Management

    Salidas profesionales

    Health Informatics remains one of the fastest growing areas within healthcare in the UK and US.

    In the UK working as a professional health informatician, you could be introducing electronic health records for every person in the country or exploring patient data to identify trends in disease and treatment. If you love working with computers or have an analytical and inquisitive mind, then there is a job for you in health informatics as the NHS Careers in Health Informatics has demonstrated.

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