HINF 115

Programming for Healthcare

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-2-0

Computer programming for healthcare information technology and systems development will be covered. Topics include languages for scripting, programming, and data exchange and visualization in healthcare information systems. Examples and techniques tailored to healthcare applications will be emphasized, such as programming for health decision support, electronic health records and mobile health applications. Open source system programming and prototyping for healthcare will also be covered.


  • Students not Majoring in Health Information Science may request permission to register in the course.


  • CSC 110; and
  • admission to BSc program in Health Information Science; or
  • permission of the school.

Undergraduate course in Health Information Science offered by the School of Health Information Science in the Faculty of Human and Social Development.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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