|Short Description:||Paramedic Placement 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|
Pre-requisite: BIO1203 and PMC1105 and PMC1202
Paramedic Placement 1 will introduce students to an experience with an emergency ambulance service. During the 4 weeks the student will be able to participate in the assessment and management of patients under the supervision of a qualified paramedic. Throughout this practical placement students will be expected to actively participate professionally in the practical environment and only perform skills, procedures and tasks in line with their scope of practice and for which they have received specific authorisation.