Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
This course is designed for students interested in an exciting and rewarding career in emergency care. Students will develop foundation knowledge in sciences, human body systems, study and research skills, and paramedic practice. Additionally, training will focus on disease processes and emergency treatment, and include practical placements in paramedic care, ensuring graduates are work ready with skills highly sought after by employers in the paramedic services industry.
23 units (144 credit points).
- Paramedic science
Standard entry requirements
English (units 3 & 4, C) or equivalent. English language requirements apply.
This course is also fully accredited with the Council of Ambulance Authorities (CAA).
Upon completion of the Bachelor of Paramedic Science, students may undertake postgraduate study including Graduate Certificate in Emergency and Disaster Management, Graduate Diploma of Paramedic Science (Critical Care) and Master of Paramedic Science (Paramedic Practitioner).
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There are several recommended and compulsory residential schools for some units if students choose to study online. In addition, completion of 15 weeks (600 hours) of work placement with the Queensland Ambulance Service is also required. Recommended study: Biology; Chemistry; English (4,SA), Maths B (4,SA) and Science. To find out more about CQUniversity's English language requirements visit www.cqu.edu.au/elp.