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PMC3230 Applied Paramedicine 2

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Medical Sciences
Student contribution band : Band 2
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 23 May 2022

Requisites

Pre-requisite: PMC3110
Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: PMC3220
OR (from 2023)
Pre-requisite: PMC3110 and PMC2211
Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: PMC3220

Overview

Practicing as a paramedic in the clinical environment requires the application of knowledge and skills in an often unstable and changing environment. Clinical reasoning and judgement, decision making, and critical thinking are paramount to the paramedic’s application of knowledge and skills to become an effective practitioner.

Applied Paramedicine 2 is a capstone course that addresses content to enable students to operate as a graduate paramedic. This capstone course provides the opportunity for all previously acquired skills, knowledge and attributes to be refined to prepare graduates for practice within the industry. In particular, the content will address clinical decision making, critical thinking, reflective practice and review the overall competencies required to practice as a paramedic.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2022 On-campus Ipswich
Date printed 23 May 2022