Paramedicine, Bachelor | Victoria University | St Albans, Australia
36 months
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33400 AUD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Paramedicine from Victoria University gives you the chance to begin a challenging and rewarding career as a paramedic.

Overview

About Paramedicine from Victoria University

You will gain the skills, knowledge and techniques to treat patients in out-of-hospital care. You will be able to manage all aspects of the needs of paramedic patients (physical, psychological, social).

This Bachelor of Paramedicine from Victoria University course will prepare you to be sensitive to issues in diverse communities and treat patients accordingly.

Our paramedicine degree is held in very high regard in the industry for its hands-on approach. You will learn through practical scenarios and clinical placements, and also gain a solid understanding of theory.

VU graduates are compassionate and highly capable professionals. Studying at VU will prepare you for the real world of emergency health.

Careers

Working as a paramedic is demanding but rewarding. Paramedicine is a competitive sector. VU graduates have the practical skills, knowledge and personal attributes to gain employment in this field.

Potential employers include:

  • ambulance services worldwide
  • rural and remote paramedic practice
  • non-emergency patient transport.

Employment for ambulance officers and paramedics to 2020 is expected to grow strongly (Job Outlook)(external link). You’ll also have work opportunities interstate and overseas. Many of our graduates have secured positions in countries such as the United Kingdom.

Example job titles include:

  • paramedic
  • air ambulance paramedic
  • ambulance community officer
  • clinical instructor
  • MICA paramedic.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology 
  • Paramedic Clinical Practice 
  • Cultural Safety
  • Pharmacology
  • Evidence and Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We are currently accepting applications for this course.

Credits

288 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 092160M

  • Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English (or equivalent).

OR:

  • Completion of an Australian Advanced Diploma or Diploma (or equivalent).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16700 AUD per semester during 36 months.

The amount you pay for your course depends on whether you’re offered a Commonwealth supported place or a full fee-paying place

Paying national: $21,390 per year

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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