Awarding Institution

SEGi College

Duration

3 years

Intake Dates

January / March / April / May / July / August / September

Campus

SEGi College Kuala Lumpur (MQA/FA04982),
SEGi College Sarawak (A8569)

The Diploma in Health Care is a 3-year programme that provides comprehensive coverage of the healthcare management needs within the healthcare industry. The Diploma in Healthcare aims to groom students with the appropriate healthcare management knowledge, personal skills and business leadership skills to enable them to contribute effectively to the management of health services and the planning and attainment of goals and objectives. 

The programme encompasses both medical and management fields. The programme is built over four (4) major areas with a capstone practical field training of 28 weeks during the final year that will allow trainees to put their knowledge to practice in a community and hospital administrative setting. 

The 4 major areas are: 
• The Management Process 
• Health Policy and Planning 
• Behavioural Science / Allied Science 
• Basic Science
 

Graduates of Diploma in Health Care will have employment opportunities in the following sectors:

  • Hospital
  • Clinics
  • Public Health Department
  • Rehabilitation Centres
  • Community Health Organizations
  • Nursing Homes
  • Health Insurance Organizations
  • Health Care Consulting Firms
  • Universities and Research Institutions
  • Pass SPM or equivalent with PASS in English, BM and credits in 3 subjects: Maths or 1 science subject; and any 2 subjects (including BM/English, if credit); or 
  • Pass GCE/O-Level or equivalent with PASS in English, BM and credits in 3 subjects: Maths or 1 science subject; and any 2 subjects (including BM/English, if credit); or 
  • UEC with PASS in BM or English and Grade B in 3 subjects: Maths or 1 science subject; and any 2 subjects (including BM/English, if credit); or
  • Pass certificate that related with Health Science (Min. CGPA 2.50); or 
  • Other equivalent qualification 

Programme Module: (Core Modules)

  • Introduction to Health Care System
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • English for Science
  • Communication in Healthcare
  • Introduction to Public Health
  • Health Promotion and Education
  • Nutrition and Health
  • Health Psychology
  • First Aid
  • Introduction to Basic Counselling
  • Computer Application
  • Introduction to Pharmacology
  • Introduction to Environmental Health
  • Mental Health and Illness
  • Health Economics
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Health Human Capital
  • Quality Service Management
  • Professional Development
  • Disease Control and Monitoring
  • Practical Field Training

MPU Subjects (Local Students)

  • Malaysian Studies 2
  • Presentation Skills
  • Pengajian Islam/Moral
  • Co-curriculum Management

MPU Subjects (International Students)

  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
  • Presentation Skills
  • Pengajian Islam/Moral
  • Co-curriculum Management

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