Paramedicine - M3707

Paramedicine

Bachelor degree (honours)

Are you looking to become a paramedic? Please see our Bachelor of Paramedicine (M2011).

The Honours degree is designed to develop graduates, who will contribute to clinical research in community-based emergency health, improve patient outcomes and further both the paramedic profession and community-based emergency health services.

The course aims to help high-achieving students acquire the knowledge, skills and attitudes to achieve excellence in research scholarship.

Career opportunities

In addition to working as a paramedic, Honours students can further their career opportunities in research positions.

At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • On-campus at Peninsula: Full time & part time
  • Off-campus: Full time & part time
Duration
  • 1 year (full time)
  • 2 years (part time)
Start date
First Semester (February) and Second Semester (July)
Qualification
Bachelor of Paramedicine (Honours)
Course Handbook

Entry Requirements

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

Minimum Entry Requirements (Domestic students)

Qualifications

Entry to this Honours degree will require completion of all requirements of the award of the pass degree of the Bachelor of Paramedicine (or equivalent), with an average of 70% or higher in at least 24 credit points at third year level.  For acceptance into the Honours degree, applications from the graduates of the Monash Bachelor of Paramedic Studies or graduates with paramedic degrees from other universities will need to demonstrate that they have achieved the appropriate academic standard to the above.

Alternative qualifications and prerequisites

For other domestic and international qualification entry requirements and scores for this course use the study credit and admissions eligibility search.

English requirements

Applicants must also meet the English language requirements.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

This course consists of supervised research and coursework components.

You can commence in either first or second semester:

  • Full-time students complete PAR4001 and PAR4002 in their first semester of study and PAR4003 in their second semester
  • Part-time students complete PAR4001 and PAR4002 in year one and PAR4003 in year two.

Making the application

Future students

Semester one (February)

Apply directly to Monash using course code M3707.

Apply

Semester two (July)

Apply directly to Monash using course code M3707.

Apply

Current Monash students

You may apply to transfer from another Monash course. Transfers are a competitive process. You may apply mid-year for available courses however consideration will be given as to whether you will be able to follow your course progression.

Please note that if you apply for a course transfer, you should still enrol in your current course as if you were continuing so as not to jeopardise your enrolment in the Faculty if your transfer application is unsuccessful. More about Course Transfer...

Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page

Fees

Fees are subject to change annually.

Commonwealth supported place (CSP)

The average annual student contribution amount is:

A$8021

Note: see information on how average fee is calculated.

Fee assistance

As a Commonwealth supported student, you may be able to either:

Scholarships

We offer over 360 types of scholarships, valued at up to $280,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.

Other costs and fees

For information on other study costs and fees, see other study costs.