Courses & Units

Clinical Practice 3 CAA204



This unit is only available to paramedics enrolled in the Bachelor of Paramedic Practice (conversion pathway) from 2011.


This unit focuses on the application of paramedic practice in community-based emergency health. The unit expands on knowledge and management of health emergencies explored in CAA201 Paramedic Practice 3 through industry-based application. The unit integrates clinical reasoning and critical analysis with reflective practice to promote continuing professional development and contemporary evidence-based paramedic practice


Unit name Clinical Practice 3
Unit code CAA204
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Paramedicine

Teaching staff

Ms Emma-Kate Thornley

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Spring school (extended) Off-Campus International Domestic


International students
Domestic students

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Spring school (extended) 28/10/2019 20/11/2019 23/12/2019 16/2/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

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.

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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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Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:


Teaching Pattern

Approximately 156 hours of professional practice experience conducted over the semester with online discussion and reflective activities.


Clinical Practice portfolio (Pass/Fail) 100%. Note: This unit is ungraded as specified in Clause 10.4 of UTAS Rule 111 (Academic Assessment). The only grade of pass to be awarded is a pass.

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