SYMBIOSIS INSTITUTE OF HEALTH SCIENCES Post Graduate Diploma in Healthcare Informatics PROGRAMME STRUCTURE 2017-18


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1.

OBJECTIVE

To develop a capability in the area of healthcare informatics, learn the technologies & skills required for issues involved in aggregation & analysis of information regarding various factors related to healthcare. This programme will train the students to be able to apply appropriate techniques to solve problems in vaqrious application areas in healthcare informatics.

2.

DURATION

One Year, Part Time

3.

INTAKE

30 seats.

4.

RESERVATION

I.Within the sanctioned intake:

  1. Scheduled Castes - 15%
  2. Scheduled Tribes - 7.5%
  3. Differently Abled - 3%

II.Over and above the sanctioned intake:

  1. Kashmiri Migrants - 2 seats.
  2. International Students - 15%

5.

ELIGIBILITY

MBBS, BAMS, BHMS, BUMS, MD/MS, Graduate from Nursing, Physiotherapy, Medical Technology, Engineering or equivalent as decided by competent authority.

6.

SELECTION PROCEDURE

Selection based on marks in Qualifying Examination followed by personal interaction.

7.

MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION

English

8.

PROGRAMME PATTERN

Semester Pattern – 2 Semesters

9.

COURSES & SPECIALIZATIONS

As per Annexure

10.

FEE

Indian Students

Academic Fee p.a Rs. Institute Deposit (Refundable) Rs.

Total Rs.

International Students

USD equivalent to INR

Academic Fee p.a Rs.

Institute Deposit (Refundable) Rs.

Administrative Fees (Non Redundable) Rs.

Total Rs.

11.

ASSESSMENT

All internal courses will have 100% component as internal evaluation at the institute level. All external courses will have 40% internal component and 60% external component [University] examination.

12.

STANDARD OF PASSING

The assessment of the student for each examination is done, based on relative performance. Maximum Grade Point (GP) is 10 corresponding to O (Outstanding). For all courses, a student is required to pass both internal and external examination separately with a minimum Grade Point of 4 corresponding to Grade P. Students securing less than 40% absolute marks in each head of passing will be declared FAIL. The University awards a degree to the student who has achieved a minimum CGPA of 4 out of maximum of 10 CGPA for the programme.

13.

AWARD OF DEGREE

Post Graduate Diploma in Healthcare Informatics

will be awarded at the end of semester II examination by taking into consideration the performance of all semester examinations after obtaining minimum 4.00 CGPA out of 10 CGPA.





Post Graduate Diploma in Healthcare Informatics (Batch 2017-18)Semester I


Course Code

Name of Course

Teaching Scheme

Examination Scheme

Theory Credits

Practical Credits

Total Credits

Theory

Practical

External

Total

Internal

External

 

Introduction to Healthcare system & Healthcare IT.

1

-

1

50

-

-

50

 

Computer Fundamentals

1

-

1

50

-

-

50

 

Logic Development & Programming Concepts

2

1

3

60

60

30

150

 

Foundation Web Technology

2

1

3

60

60

30

150

 

Database Technology

2

1

3

60

60

30

150

 

Principles of Terminology & Standards in Healthcare IT

2

-

2

100

-

-

100

 

Hospital Management Information System

2

-

2

100

-

-

100

 

Total

12

3

15

480

180

90

750



Semester II


Course Code

Name of Course

Teaching Scheme

Examination Scheme

Theory Credits

Practical Credits

Total Credits

Theory

Practical

External

Total

Internal

External

 

Application areas in Healthcare IT

1

2

3

60

60

30

150

 

Java Technology

2

1

3

60

60

30

150

 

Advanced Web Technology

2

-

2

100

-

-

100

 

Managing Technological Changes in Healthcare IT

2

-

2

100

-

-

100

 

Software Development Life Cycle

2

--

2

100

-

-

100

 

Project Management

1

-

1

50

-

-

50

 

Project

--

2

2

-

-

100

100

 

Total

10

5

15

470

120

160

750