Health Technology for National Development
 
 
 
 
 

HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Diploma in Health Information Management (DHIM)
Entry Requirement
Applicants with the following qualification may be considered for admission into the National Diploma Programme.
A minimum of five (5) credits passes in the relevant subjects, at not more than two (2) sittings at the SSCE, WAEC or its equivalent. The subjects must include Mathematics, English Language, Biology or Health Science plus two subjects chosen from Chemistry, Physics, Economics/ Commerce, Geography, English Literature, IRK, or CRK, One Nigerian Language.
Duration of Course: Two (2) Years

 

100 Level; First Semester


Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MTH 012

Additional Mathematics

3

STA   112

Descriptive Statistics I

2

COMM 111

Introduction to Computer

4

DTH 115

Human Anatomy and Physiology

2

HIM 111

Health Records Management I

2

HIM 112

Introduction to Disease Classification

2

HIM 113

Health Information Science I

2

GNP 216

Mental Health

2

GNS 101

Use of English

2

GNS 111

Citizenship Education

2

 

Total

23

 

100 Level ; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

STA 121

Descriptive Statistics

3

STA 123

Demography I

2

COM 113

Basic Programming Language

2

GNP 113

Primary Health Care I

2

HIM121

Fundamentals of Medical Practice I

1

HIM 122

Health Planning and Management I

2

HIM 123

Introduction to Medical Rehabilitation

2

PEL 017

Report Writing

2

GNS 102

Communication in English I

2

GNS 111

Citizenship Education I

2

HIM 124

Health Records II

2

EHT 122

Health Agencies

1

 

Total

23

 

200 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MTH 111

 Logic And Linear Algebra

4

COM 113

Computer Packages I

2

COM 214

File Organization and Management

2

BAM 216

Practice Of Entrepreneurship

2

STA 221

Mathematical Methods

4

EHT 214

Principles Of Epidemiology And Disease Control

2

HIM 211

Health Records Managements II

2

HIM 212

Disease Classification And Clinical Coding

2

HIM 213

Anatomy and Physiology

2

GNS 213

Introduction to Medical Sociology

2

GNS 228

Research Methods

3

 

Total

27

 

200 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

STA 225

Biostatistics

4

SET 213

Records Management

2

COM 224

Management Information System

3

HIM 221

Fundamental of Medical Practices II

2

HIM 222

Behavioural Science II

2

HIM 223

Health Planning  and Management II

2

HIM 224

Hospital Statistics

1

HIM 225

Seminar

6

HIM 226

Extended Essay

2

HIM 227

Health Records Management II

2

COM 215

Computer Package II

4

 

Total

24

 

 

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