36 months
38300 AUD/year
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The Specialist Paramedic Practice program at Monash University will support you in improving your current knowledge, skills and clinical practice in order to prepare you for specialist clinical positions, as well as for leadership, education and research roles.  

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You'll develop autonomous clinical reasoning and decision-making abilities based on an advanced understanding and interpretation of clinical presentations.

You’ll also learn and demonstrate advanced techniques and treatment regimes which will enable them to provide the highest level of out-of-hospital care for their specialist area of paramedic practice.


 You’ll also explore clinical practice within an integrated emergency medical system, and consider the issues and trends that influence scope of practice and service delivery.

Our Specialist Paramedic Practice program at Monash University   fosters the integration of reflection, professionalism, leadership, teamwork, interpersonal communication, and patient-focused care at an advanced level into all areas of clinical practice.

You’ll also develop skills in research methods and be guided through a research project in an area of interest relevant to your specialisation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aeromedical retrieval coordination
  • Aeromedical retrieval rescue for intensive care paramedics
  • Aeromedical and retrieval clinical 1: Advanced life support/critical care
  • Intensive care management of cardiac conditions  
  • Intensive care management of respiratory conditions

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year.


72 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS provider 00008C 

Students are required to have: 

  • A Bachelor of Paramedicine (or equivalent) with at least a pass (50%) average or qualifications and experience that the university considers to be equivalent.
  • Registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) or equivalent accredited professional registration body.


  • A minimum of two years’ experience in the field of paramedic practice post qualification at the time of commencement of the course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38300 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38300 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)


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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