Courses & Units

Health Data & Information Analysis BAA735

Introduction

This unit will enable you to critically evaluate the theory, practice and process for managing data in the healthcare system. The foundations of health informatics will be introduced and the role of governance and standards explored. Methods and the value of data analysis and interpretation are the central focus of the unit, with an exploration of the role of data linkage. You will have opportunities to hear from experts across Australia and participate in industry case studies and analysis.

Summary

Unit name Health Data & Information Analysis
Unit code BAA735
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Coordinator

Dr Kerryn Butler-Henderson

Teaching staff

Dr Kerryn Butler-Henderson

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
2 020399

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Weekly seminar

Assessment

Business case; report and online discussion.

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Textbooks

Required

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