Not offered in 2021


Credit points


Minimum duration

2 years part-time.

Approved locations

  • Online

EFTSL value of units : All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

Admission requirements

An applicant must also comply with the Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed a professional qualification in paramedicine, be employed as a paramedic and be registered as a paramedic with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).


Disclaimer :


Completion requirements

To qualify for the degree, a student must complete 80 cp consisting of:

  1. 70 cp from Core units (Part A);
  2. 10 cp from Elective units (Part B).

Progression requirements

In all aspects of progress through the course, students will be advised by the Course Coordinator and bound by decisions of the School Committee.

Part A : Core Units

Complete exactly 70 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
HLSC122Evidence for Practice10
HLSC304Ethics in Contemporary Practice10
PARA310Advanced Pharmacology10
PARA311Pre-Hospital Management of the Chronically Ill Patient10
PARA312Interprofessional Practice10
PARA313Advanced Decision Making10
PARA322Major Incident and Disaster Management10

Part B : Elective Units

Complete exactly 10 credit points from the following:

CodeTitleCredit PointsNotes
HLSC210Mental Health and Illness10
HLSC305Facilitating Learning in Clinical Settings10
PARA303Paramedic Practice: Obstetric and Paediatric Emergencies10

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