Bachelor of Paramedicine

Australian Catholic University - ACU

Student rating (4.01) from 136 reviews
Ranked #21 in our University Rankings

Overview

Bachelor Degree
Melbourne
3 Years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This course will give you the skills and qualifications to become a paramedic.

The Bachelor of Paramedicine will teach you how to:

analyse situations using appropriate assessment techniques
examine patients and consider their particular needs
cope in a high-pressure environment.
As a graduate, you will be qualified to work as a paramedic with an ambulance service in Australia and in some international ambulance or health organisations. With further study, you can go on to become an:

ambulance service manager
clinical instructor
flight paramedic
intensive-care paramedic (ICP)
special operations team (SOT) rescue paramedic
specialist educator
team leader
Bachelor of Paramedicine students will undertake a minimum of 360 hours of clinical practice throughout the course within an emergency or simulated emergency environment.
Careers

Graduates will be eligible for employment as a paramedic with an emergency ambulance service in Australia and in some international ambulance or health...

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Additional Information
Students will undertake five clinical practice units (360 hours minimum) in acute health care settings, throughout the course.

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Paramedicine based on 4 reviews
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4.75
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