24 months
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33840 AUD/year
32784 AUD/year
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About

The Master of Health Informatics offered by the University of Wollongong is designed to provide IT professionals with specific knowledge of health informatics and provide health professionals with a better understanding of IT within their industry. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

As a result of COVID-19, this course is currently being offered via remote (online) study. Please enquire with UOW regarding delivery modes for future sessions.

You will study core subjects in Knowledge Engineering, Introduction to Health Informatics , Information Design and Content Management, and Concepts and Issues in Healthcare Computing. 

Depending on your previous qualifications, you will complete subjects from either an Information Technology or Health specialisation. You will also complete a Professional Practice and Research Project. 

On graduation of the Master of Health Informatics offered by the University of Wollongong  you will be equipped to:

  • develop national and state-wide strategies for departments of health;
  • manage major health informatics projects within and between organisations;
  • provide leadership in health informatics in public and private hospitals, with health system vendors, telecommunications providers and pharmaceutical companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Health Informatics
  • Knowledge Engineering
  • Concepts and Issues in Healthcare Computing
  • Information Design and Content Management
  • System Analysis
  • Programming with Python

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

96 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Recognised Bachelor degree with an equivalent average mark of 60% in an area related to either information technology or health.
  • CRICOS: 083828B

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33840 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 67680 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    32784 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 65568 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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