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PMC1202 Paramedic Skills 2

Short Description: Paramedic Skills 2
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Wellbeing
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 069905 - Paramedical Studies
Grading basis : Pass/Not Pass

Requisites

Pre-requisite: PMC1104

Synopsis

Students will further develop their knowledge and skill set through being introduced to common practical presentation of medical and traumatic conditions encountered in paramedicine. By integrating theoretical knowledge with practical skills, students will be able to assess, develop and implement management regimes for selected conditions from the incident scene to admission to Hospital. Paramedic Skills 2 will allow students to acquire a working knowledge of pharmacology and electrocardiography within paramedicine. Paramedic Skills 2 will enable students to gain experience in the use of ambulance communication equipment.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Ipswich