School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science - Centennial College - Toronto

Post-Secondary Program Health Informatics Technology - Programa en Informática Sanitaria

School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science - Centennial College - Toronto


Centennial College’s Health Informatics Technology program will teach you to intersect information technology with healthcare systems to help health professionals make informed decisions, reduce errors and deliver efficient service to their patients. You will learn how to design, develop and maintain the next generation of electronic health records applications and many other exciting software products.

Under the umbrella of the School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science, this program will cover:

Object-oriented software design methodologies;
User-oriented interface design;
The structure of healthcare information systems;
Clinical Workflow and IT Solutions;
Data security;
Privacy issues within healthcare systems.
It will also focus on software technologies such as C#, Java, Java EE, Oracle, MS-SQL Server, Unix/ Linux, Microsoft’s .NET, HTML5/ XML, Mobile Application Development , Data Warehousing and Data Mining, BI tools in healthcare systems, and more.


Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status (19 years or older)
English Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required)
Mathematics Grade 11 M or U, or 12 C or U, or equivalent


Semester 1
College Communications 2
Programming I
Software Engineering Fundamentals
Introduction to Database Concepts
The Canadian Workplace Experience
Functions and Number Systems

Semester 2
Programming 2
Web Interface Design
Software Engineering Methodologies 1
Unix/Linux Operating Systems
Structure of HCIS
Discrete Mathematics

Semester 3
Advanced Database Concepts
Web Application Development
Object Oriented Software Engineering
Tools, Algorithms & Methods for HCIS
Advanced Business Communications
Global Citizenship: From Social Analysis to Social Action

Semester 4
Network Technologies
Programming 3
Java Programming
Software Testing and Quality Assurance
General Education Elective
Linear Algebra and Statistics

Semester 5
Software Development Project I
Wireless Programming
Data Warehousing and Data Mining in HCIS
Data Security and Privacy Policies in HCIS
Technical Elective

Semester 6
IT Project Management
Business and ICT
Software Development Project 2
Systems Integration
Computer Techniques in Medical Imaging
Technical Elective
Employment Skills 2

Salidas profesionales

Career Outlook
Software Developer
Health Care Information Systems Analyst
Database Developer
Mobile Apps Developer
Web Application Developer
Systems Implementation Specialist
Business Analyst
Areas of Employment
You will be prepared to work in:

Health informatics clinics
IT Departments in hospitals
Mediacl Software Companies
Research environments
Educational environments

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