Health Technology for National Development
 
 
 
 

TECHNICIAN IN HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT (THIM)
Entry Requirements
Prospective candidates intending to read for Technician in Health Information Management (NCIM) must possess a minimum of five (5) passes three of which must beat credit level at a sitting at the senior secondary school certificate examination (SSCE) or its equivalent. Subjects to be passed must include English Language, Mathematics, Biology or Health Science and two other subjects in not more than two sittings.
Duration of Course: Three (3) Years.
                                      
100 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

STA 112

Descriptive Statistics

2

COM 111

Introduction to Computer

3

DTH 115

Human anatomy and Physiology I

2

HIM 111

Health Record Management I

2

EHT 214

Principle of Epidemiology and Diseases Control

2

GNS 101

Use of English

2

GNS 111

Citizenship Education

2

 

Total

15

 

100 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MTH 012

Additional Mathematics

4

GNP 113

Principles of Health Care I

3

HIM 121

FMP I

2

HIM 123

Introduction to Medical Rehabilitation

2

GNS  213

Introduction to Medical Sociology

2

GNS 102

Communication in English

2

 

Total

15

 

200 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MTH 111

Logic and Linear Algebra

2

HIM 112

Introduction to Disease Classification I

2

HIM 112

Health Planning and Management II

2

HIM 124

Health Record Management II

2

HIM 113

Health Information Science

2

STA 121

Descriptive Statistics

2

BAM 216

Practice of Entrepreneurship

2

 

Total

14

 

200 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

COM 113

Introduction to Computer program

3

HIM 214

FMP II

2

HIM 213

Anatomy and Physiology

2

SET 221

Record Management

2

STA 221

Mathematic Methods

2

GNP 216

Mental Health

2

EHT 122

Health Agencies

1

GNS 228

Research Methods

2

 

Total

16

 

300 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

HIM 221

FMP III

2

HIM 212

Disease Classification and Coding

3

HIM 211

Health Record Management III

4

PEC 017

Report Writing

2

HIM 225

 Seminar

4

STA 123

Demography

2

COM 224

MIS

2

COM 215

Computer Package

3

 

Total

22

 

300 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

HIM 227

Health Record Management IV

2

HIM 224

Hospital Statistics

1

HIM 215

Anatomy and Physiology III

2

HIM 223

Health Planning and Management II

2

HIM 226

Extended Essay

2

STA 225

Biostatistics

4

HIM 222

Behavioural Science

2

COM 215

Computer Package II

2

COM 214

File Organization and Management

2

 

 
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