Gain skills & knowledge in a rapidly expanding area of research
The MHIS program offers both thesis and course-based options while the doctoral program in HIS is thesis-based only. Both provide students with fundamental knowledge in health and health care, including:
Health policy and clinical health care
Knowledge organization and management
Patient and professional information seeking behaviour
Information ethics and policy
Draw expertise from two faculties
Students complete their course work through graduate seminars and courses offered by the Faculty of Health Sciences and the Faculty of Information and Media Studies.
Access courses from:
Health & Rehabilitation Sciences
Health Information Science
Library & Information Science
Journalism & Communications
Tailor to your research goals
Students can access elective courses to build research and content expertise suited to their future goals, including health and medical informatics, legal and business aspects of health systems, clinical medicine and research, and health psychology and sociology.