Course code: #1131C
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The Bachelor of Applied Health Information Science (Honours) degree is an innovative four-year, paid co-op program that will prepare graduates for several in-demand careers in the healthcare industry.
Conestoga's graduates enable the healthcare system to achieve its goals of person-centred, safe, high quality and sustainable health care through data-informed problem-solving.
The graduates will use applied and integrated knowledge and skills from health information science, biomedical and health sciences, information technology and management sciences to positively impact the healthcare system.
Focusing on health informatics and health information management, students in the BAHIS degree will experience a variety of real-life learning opportunities that will enrich the learning experience.
Students will be challenged to use creativity and problem-solving skills to design, implement and evaluate a broad range of projects with community partners.
Students will design health informatics and information management solutions while learning to maintain security, privacy and confidentiality.
The BAHIS degree will offer students opportunities to develop critical thinking and communication skills that will enable them to work successfully on inter-professional teams.
Upon graduation from the program, students will qualify to challenge the Canadian Health Information Management Association (CHIMA) national certification examination.
Graduates will be eligible for careers in health informatics utilizing their skills in information technology (IT), healthcare and management.
|Cost of living||1 person||$7,224|
|Accommodation||1 bed room||$7,200|
Conestoga offers a language program for students whose English language skills are below the standard required for admission but have met all other admission criteria.
You will be eligible for admission to the degree program after completing level 4 of the General Arts and Science - English Language Studies (ELS) program with an overall grade average of 80% and no grade less than 75%.
Your placement in the ELS program is determined by scores on an in-house English language test or TOEFL or IELTS.
For more details, visit this page.
|Conestoga English Level||IELTS Academic|
|TOEFL iBT||Pearson Test of English|
No band less than 2
No band less than 4.5
No band less than 5
|Direct entry to most diploma & certificate programs*|
No band less than 5.5
|Direct entry to graduate certificate and degree programs**|
No band less than 6
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