The developing discipline of health informatics is becoming an increasingly important component of health provision in the 21st Century. Through the programme, research skills are developed through 3 short modules as the student develops their own health informatics research project in the first 9 months of the course.
Admission to this course is normally on the basis of UK Honours degree grade 2.1 or above or an equivalent qualification for overseas applicants. Undergraduates of any of the following cognate disciplines should consider applying for this course: Healthcare professionals; management; technology; health information; data management; medical; clinical records; coding; information technology and computer; health; social; sports science; health economics; nursing and social work; care; business administration; management in health care. Non-graduates are also welcome to apply. All applications are considered on individual merit, taking into account any relevant work experience. Should you have qualifications below the required minimum or lack a suitable first degree, please feel encouraged to submit an application if you have at least two years of experience in health informatics or related fields. Applicants who are not 1st-language English speakers require IELTS Academic: 6.5 (minimum of 6.0 in each part) or equivalent.
Modules typically include: Critical appraisal and evaluation; undertaking health informatics research.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 8,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
Swansea University Medical School