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Course Schedule    Course Descriptions

Course Summary for Health Information Technology AAS Degree

(CIP Code: 51.0707)

1st Year
1st Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type WeeklyLec Hrs WeeklyLab Hrs ExtHrs ContHrs CredHrs
HITT 1305 Medical Terminology I WECM (SCH) 3 0 0 48 3
HITT 1353 Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Information WECM (SCH) 3 1 0 64 3
HITT 1301 Health Data Content and Structure WECM (SCH) 3 1 0 64 3
BCIS 1305 Business Computer Applications (3 SCH version) ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
1st Semester Totals 15 2 0 272 15
2nd Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type WeeklyLec Hrs WeeklyLab Hrs ExtHrs ContHrs CredHrs
BIOL 2404 ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY ACGM 3 3 0 96 4
HITT 1441 Coding and Classification Systems WECM (SCH) 4 1 0 80 4
HITT 2430 Pathophysiology and Pharmacology WECM (SCH) 4 1 0 80 4
XXXX X3XX ANY BLINN COLLEGE CORE CURRICULUM COURSE IN LANGUAGE, PHILOSOPHY AND CULTURE, INCLUDING AS LISTED: ENGL 2322, 2323, 2327, 2328, 2332, 2333; PHIL 1301, 2306 Acad Elective 3 0 0 48 3
XXXX X3XX orANY BLINN COLLEGE CORE CURRICULUM COURSE IN CREATIVE ARTS, INCLUDING AS LISTED: ARCH 1301, 1302, 1311; ARTS 1301, 1303, 1304; DRAM 1310, 2361, 2362, 2366; MUSI 1306, 1310 Acad Elective 3 0 0 48 3
MATH 1342 Elementary Math Statistics Acad Elective 3 0 0 48 3
2nd Semester Totals 17 5 0 352 18
2nd Year
1st Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type WeeklyLec Hrs WeeklyLab Hrs ExtHrs ContHrs CredHrs
HITT 1311 Health Information Systems WECM (SCH) 3 1 0 64 3
HITT 1442 Ambulatory Coding WECM (SCH) 4 1 0 80 4
HITT 2343 Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement WECM (SCH) 3 1 0 64 3
XXXX X3XX ANY BLINN COLLEGE CORE CURRICULUM COURSE IN AMERICAN HISTORY, GOVERNMENT/POLITICAL SCIENCE, INCLUDING AS LISTED: HIST 1301, 1302, 2301; GOVT 2305, 2306 ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
XXXX X3XX orANY BLINN COLLEGE CORE CURRICULUM COURSE IN SOCIAL/BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, INCLUDING AS LISTED: AGRI 2317; ANTH 2302, 2346, 2351; ECON 2301, 2302; GEOG 1302, 1303 ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
XXXX X3XX orANY BLINN COLLEGE CORE CURRICULUM COURSE IN SOCIAL/BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, INCLUDING AS LISTED: PSYC 2301, 2308, 2319; SOCI 1301, 1306, 2301; SPCH 1318; TECA 1354 ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
1st Semester Totals 13 3 0 256 13
2nd Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type WeeklyLec Hrs WeeklyLab Hrs ExtHrs ContHrs CredHrs
HITT 2340 Advanced Medical Billing and Reimbursement WECM (SCH) 3 1 0 64 3
HITT 2339 Health Information Organization and Supervision WECM (SCH) 3 1 0 64 3
HITT 2435 Coding and Reimbursement Methodologies WECM (SCH) 4 1 0 80 4
HITT 2460 Clinical - Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician WECM (SCH) 0 0 12 192 4
2nd Semester Totals 10 3 12 400 14
Program Totals 55 13 12 1280 60

Approved: March 20, 2020

Effective: September 1, 2020

* Program is accredited by CAHIIM.