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University of Melbourne

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Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics and Digital Health

  • Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics and Digital Health from University of Melbourne responds to the increasing use of information technology and communications in healthcare.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Certificate
Duration
1 year part-time
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Mar, Aug
Domestic Fees
$14,992 total

About this course

The Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics and Digital Health from University of Melbourne responds to the increasing use of information technology and communications in healthcare.

As technology is both improving and disrupting healthcare, through platforms like Digital Health, eHealth, Mobile Health and Telehealth - there is a shortage of people working in and around the health sector nationally and internationally who have advanced qualifications in Health Informatics. *

The Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics and Digital Health is designed for people working or planning to work in the health sector, who aspire to management and leadership roles in this rapidly expanding aspect of healthcare. The course offers the opportunity to earn a graduate qualification from the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health in this important discipline.

The Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics and Digital Health will enable students to:

Study locations

Parkville

What you will learn

Intended learning outcomes

Graduates will:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of how digital data, information and knowledge are generated and managed for clinical care, biomedical research, public health, and health policy and planning
  • Communicate knowledgeably about the uses of core health and biomedical informatics concepts, tools and methods
  • Critically evaluate approaches to information systems and information technology in contemporary healthcare in Australia and internationally

How to apply

Applications are now open for 2020Closing date for Semester 1, 2020
  • Full Fee Places: 30 January 2020
Closing date for Semester 2, 2020
  • Full Fee Places: 30 May 2020