HIT220 - Directed Practices I: PPE

Credits: 2

This course is to offer an introduction to health information technology in practice. The student will experience application issues specific to the health domain. This PPE (professional practice experience) is an opportunity for students to begin to apply theories, ideas, principles, and skills learned in the classroom to Health IT practice. Using the internship site as the organizational laboratory, the student will further develop skills for becoming a Health IT professional. This course will be offered in an 8-week format with a total of 96 hours of student/PPE site interaction.

Prerequisites

HIT130, HIT140, HIT210, MOAA130, MOAA210 all with a grade of C or better. Admission to Health Information Technology program.

Required course for