Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics and Digital Health

Information and communication technologies are transforming healthcare all around the world. The rise of Digital Health, e-health, Mobile Health and Telehealth are giving new importance to Health Informatics knowledge and skills, in order to enable safe and effective change in health systems, standards and strategies.

People with advanced qualifications in Health Informatics are in short supply across the health sector. Nationally and internationally, the whole of the health workforce needs to build new capabilities to work in increasingly technolologised settings.

Some subjects run in the evenings on the Parkville campus. Some subjects are available for full online study. 

Why study for a Graduate Certificate in Informatics and Digital Health?

The Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics and Digital Health is designed for people now working, or planning to work, in the health sector who aspire to management and leadership roles as digitally enabled healthcare professionals, health service providers, health policy-makers or health researchers. 

Program of Study

Students must complete the following CORE Subjects

CORE subjects  
POPH90013Biostatistics12.5 pt
INFO90001eHealth and Biomedical Informatics Methods12.5 pt

Students must complete ONLY ONE of the following subjects

Students with
Clinical
Background
  
New SubjectClinical Informatics and Digital Health (on-line)12.5 pt
Any Student    
ISYS90069eHealth and Biomedical Informatics System12.5 pt 

Plus choose ONE ELECTIVE from

ONE Elective   
POPH90263Technology and Ageing (on-line)12.5 pt
ISYS90078Health Data, Information and Knowledge12.5 pt
ISYS90076IT Infrastructure for Health12.5 pt

How do i apply?

Visit futurestudents.unimelb.edu.au/admissions/applications for more information on the application process

More Information

T 13 MELB (13 6352)

E health-informatics@unimelb.edu.au

You can download a copy of the flyer here


Note: The Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics and Digital Health is a new offering of the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health.