Bachelor of Paramedic Science

Course Features

  • Price: AU$30 288
  • Level: Degree
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Desciptions

The Bachelor of Paramedic Science at CQUniversity is designed to equip you with the skills to become a Paramedic. If you are already a practicing Paramedic and would like to gain a formal qualification this program may also be for you.

You will develop foundation knowledge in sciences, human body systems, study and research skills and paramedic practice.

In addition your training will focus on disease processes and emergency treatment, and include practical placements in paramedic care, enabling you to graduate work ready and highly sought after by employers.

Work placement within the industry allows you to put your learning into practice and work closely with paramedics to respond to real-life emergency situations.

The practice of paramedic services is increasing in specific business areas and the Bachelor of Paramedic Science meets the current demands of the industry, ensuring you become a skilled professional.

Choose to study on-campus or benefit from the flexibility of studying by online study.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The Bachelor of Paramedic Science is your gateway to a role as a health professional in emergency medicine and retrieval. You may also find employment opportunities in private paramedic services supporting mines, industry and the resource sector.

This course is the ideal pathway if you choose complete further study and specialise in areas such as:

  • intensive care paramedic practice
  • aviation and retrieval medicine
  • occupational health and safety
  • special operations
  • clinical education.

PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Paramedic Science you will be eligible to apply for membership with Paramedics Australasia (PA) and the Australian Registry of EMT (AREMT). This course is also fully accredited by the Council of Ambulance Authorities (CAA).

Entry Requirement

Entry Requirement: Year 12 equivalent

Intakes & Course Duration

Intakes: March, July

Course Duration: 3 years

Study Campus/ University
  • Central Queensland University

    Central Queensland University is an Australian dual sector university based in Queensland. Its main campus is in Norman Gardens in Rockhampton.