This unit is only available to paramedics enrolled in the Bachelor of Paramedic Practice (conversion pathway) .
This unit explores the concepts of professionalism, professional development and the paramedic as a member of the multidisciplinary health care team. Models of service provision and paramedic professionalism will be explored with a focus on the changing health care environment and the paramedic role in primary health care. Foundation public health care concepts will be integrated into paramedic practice.
|Unit name||Contemporary Issues in Paramedic Practice|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Dr Peter Lucas
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2019: $1,169.00||2019: $2,321.00||069905|
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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
On line case based discussion 50%, Assignment (2500 Words) 50%.
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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