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Master of Critical Care Paramedicine

18 months
37600 AUD/year
23650 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Critical Care Paramedicine program from Edith Cowan University was designed to provide the paramedic with the necessary knowledge and skills for a career as a team leader or sole responder in critical care Paramedicine. 


The Master of Critical Care Paramedicine program from Edith Cowan University focuses on the clinical issues directly related to practice, and develops a greater depth of understanding to enhance clinical decision-making and critical thinking.

Students will learn advanced-level clinical knowledge to apply to their daily paramedical practice, while at the same time learning advanced skills in evidence-based practice and research.

The combination of advanced clinical knowledge and applied research knowledge and skills provides students with the ability to continuously improve their own clinical practice, as well as impact on the organisation they are employed by and the broader Paramedicine community. 

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program will be well-placed to take on the clinical leadership challenges of Critical Care Paramedicine.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Advanced Cardiac Studies 
  • Advanced Medical Studies 
  • Advanced Obstetrics for Paramedics  
  • Paediatrics for Critical Care Paramedics  
  • Evidence-Based Practice 
  • Research Proposal Preparation and Research Methods 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We recommend you apply as soon as you can. It's best to receive an offer as early as possible so you can prepare for orientation and semester start.


180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 096054C  

  • All applicants are required to have a Bachelor's degree in Paramedicine, or a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Critical Care Paramedicine, with equivalents considered. Alternatively applicants can apply with equivalent prior learning including at least five years appropriate professional experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37600 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    23650 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23650 AUD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Joondalup

1400 - 2500 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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