USQ LogoCourse specification
The current and official versions of the course specifications are available on the web at //
Please consult the web for updates that may occur during the year.

PMC1303 Paramedic Clinical Placement 1

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Wellbeing


Pre-requisite: PMC1102 and PMC1202


This course will give students the opportunity to work within an Australian ambulance service and begin to develop and reflect upon the knowledge, skills and attributes required of a paramedic. This course is conducted in blocks and each student is required to complete a minimum of 160hrs clinical placement time over the four week placement period. Throughout the clinical placement students will be expected to actively participate in the clinical environment, however must only perform skills, procedures and tasks for which they have received specific authorisation. At all times students must be supervised by a qualified paramedic.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 3, 2015 On-campus Ipswich