Health Information Science (AKA Health Informatics) (Taught) Program By University of Victoria (UVic) |Top Universities

Health Information Science (AKA Health Informatics) (Taught)

Health Information Science (AKA Health Informatics) (Taught)

  • QS World University Rankings
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  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 24 months
Health information science (also known as health informatics) is the study of how health data are collected, stored and communicated; how those data are processed into health information suitable for administrative and clinical decision making; AND how computer and telecommunications technology can be applied to support these processes. You will learn to identify what information and data are needed and used to make effective healthcare decision by doctors, nurses, hospital administrators, government planners and other health care professionals. The university aims to deliver a high quality learning environment that embeds intellectual curiosity, innovation and best practice in learning, teaching and student support to enable students to achieve their full academic potential.