Precedent Details

ECU Course: K89 Bachelor of Science (Paramedical Science)

Version Number: 7
Precedent ID: 28911
Country: AUSTRALIA
Institution: DIPLOMAS AND ADVANCED DIPLOMAS (AUSTRALIAN TRAINING PACKAGES) INC TAFE
Pre-qualified Course Title: PARAMEDIC WITH CURRENT AUTHORITY TO PRACTICE (INTENSIVE CARE/ MICA/ EXTENDED CARE/ CRITICAL CARE)

Specified Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning

ECU Unit(s)
IAS3100 (Indigenous Health)
MHS1101 (Anatomy and Physiology 1)
MHS1102 (Anatomy and Physiology 2)
PSP1108 (Clinical Skills for Paramedical Practice 1)
PSP2103 (Clinical Skills for Paramedical Practice 2)
PSP2222 (Primary Care Placements)
PSP3101 (Advanced Paramedical Practice 1)
PSP3103 (Advanced Paramedical Practice 2)
PSP3107 (Paramedic Clinical Placements)
PST1106 (Emergency Mental Health Response)
PST1107 (Perspectives in Paramedic Professional Practice)
PST1108 (Theoretical Perspectives In Paramedical Practice 1)
PST2106 (Pre-hospital Diagnostic Techniques)
PST2108 (Disease States in Emergency Care)
PST3109 (Reflective Practice in Paramedicine)
SCH1105 (Introduction to Pharmacology)

Unspecified Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning

No unspecified Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning found

Summary

Total credit points required for ECU course: 360
Credit points granted: Up to a maximum of 240
Total credit points required to complete ECU course: Minimum of 120
ECU course duration (in years, based on full-time enrolment): 3
Years to complete ECU course (in years, based on full-time enrolment): 1

Notes

Up to 16 units (240 Credit Points) of advanced standing may be awarded into the K89.7 Bachelor of Science (Paramedical Science) for Intensive Care, MICA, Extended Care and Critical Care Paramedics from the following organisations with a current Authority to Practice and a minimum of 5 years service:

St John Ambulance WA, St John Ambulance NT, Queensland Ambulance, NSW Ambulance, Ambulance Victoria, Tasmanian Ambulance Service, South Australian Ambulance Service and ACT Ambulance Service.

Appropriate evidence must be submitted in support of these requirements and students with additional experience relevant to units other than those detailed will need to submit an application for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and address the specific learning outcomes for each additional unit requested.  Additional supporting evidence may be required.

Maximum credit awarded will be subject to the maximum credit permitted in accordance with the ECU Advanced Standing Policy.

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