Health Information Technology Curriculum

Health Information Technology

Associate of Applied Science

Credits Required for Graduation: 66.00

Fall 2014 Curriculum

The following list is not the official course list for this program. It is intended to give students an idea of what coursework will be required. For a full list, use the MyWestern Degree Requirements Search Page

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Catalog #CourseCredits
Health Information Technology General St
10806177.07General Anatomy and Physiology (A & P)4.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Health Information Technology General St
10801195.05Written Communication3.000
Health Information Technology Tech St
10154102.12Software Applications for Business3.000
10501101.05Medical Terminology3.000
10530181.13Introduction to the Health Record1.000
10530182.13Human Disease For Health Professionals3.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Health Information Technology General St
10801198.14Speech3.000
Health Information Technology Tech St
10103103.04Introduction to Microsoft Access1.000
10530176.07Health Data Management2.000
10530178.11Healthcare Law and Ethics2.000
10530184.05CPT Coding3.000
10530197.12ICD Diagnosis Coding3.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Health Information Technology General St
10809196.08Introduction to Sociology3.000
10809198.07Introduction to Psychology3.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Health Information Technology General St
10801197.02Technical Reporting3.000
Health Information Technology Tech St
10530160.14Healthcare Informatics4.000
10530177.07Healthcare Statistics and Research2.000
10530185.11Healthcare Reimbursement2.000
10530196.11Professional Practice 13.000
10530199.12ICD Procedure Coding2.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Health Information Technology General St
10809195.06Economics3.000
Health Information Technology Tech St
10530161.14Health Quality Management3.000
10530194.07Health Information Management (HIM) Organizational Resources2.000
10530195.07Applied Coding2.000
10530198.11Professional Practice 23.000
Approved Alternates
Catalog #CourseCredits
Health Information Technology General St
20801201.09English 1 (200 Level Course)3.000
20809203.09Introduction to Sociology (200 Level Course)3.000
20809211.09Principles of Macroeconomics (200 Level Course)3.000
20809212.09Principles of Microeconomics (200 Level Course)3.000
20809231.09Introduction to Psychology (200 Level Course)3.000
20810201.09Fundamentals of Speech (200 Level Course)3.000