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Bachelor of Science in Paramedic Studies

University of Limerick
4 years
Full time
Bachelor's degree
Scholarships available
On campus
Limerick
English
September 2022

About this program

Bachelor of Science in Paramedic Studies

As the first university in Ireland to currently offer Paramedic Studies at undergraduate degree level, our innovative campus with state-of-the-art high fidelity simulation, offers unequalled opportunities for the developing paramedic student.

Admission requirements

Minimum grades

Applicants must hold, on enrolment, the Leaving Certificate (or approved equivalent) with a minimum of 6 subjects including: 2 H5 (Higher level) and 4 O6 (Ordinary level) or 4 H7 grades. Subjects to include Maths, Irish or another language and English.

Subject requirements

Applicants must hold an O6/H7 in Biology; Physics; Chemistry; Physics and Chemistry; or Agricultural Science.

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.


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Program content

Year 1

Semester 1

  • Human Science (Biology, Physics & Chemistry)
  • Structure of the Body in Illness and Injury
  • Core Anatomy and Physiology (Part A)
  • Paramedic and Population Health
  • Patient Centred Practice
  • Emergency Driving Theory

Semester 2

  • Core Anatomy and Physiology (Part B)
  • Principles of Emergency Care 1
  • Principles of Emergency Care 2
  • Respiratory System in the Community
  • Cardiovascular System in the Community

Year 2

Semester 1

  • Rostered Clinical Placement 1

Semester 2

  • Rostered Clinical Placement 2

Summer

  • Rostered Clinical Placement 3

Year 3

Semester 1

  • Anatomy and Physiology in Emergent Care 1
  • Anatomy and Physiology in Emergent Care 2

Semester 2

  • Principles of Pre-Hospital Emergency Care 1
  • Principles of Pre-Hospital Emergency Care 2

Year 4

Semester 1

  • Pre-Hospital Trauma ManagementPre-Hospital Trauma Management
  • Population Health and Emergent Care

Semester 2

  • Introduction to Emergent Care Research
  • Pre-Hospital Research Proposal

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information.

Tuition

Tution fee for 2021/2022:

  • EU Fee: 7356&euro
  • Non EU Fee: 25,212&euro

Qualification

NFQ Level 8 major Award Honours Bachelor Degree NFQ Level 8

Career paths

As a graduate of Paramedic Studies, you will be ready for employment within state and private emergency medical services.

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University of Limerick

The University of Limerick (UL) is renowned for its graduate employability, dedication to the student experience, industry-relevant programmes, award-winning research, stunning campus and UL`s deep commitment to community engagement. With close to 16,000 students, including 3,000 international students, UL is...


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Why study at University of Limerick

The Universities commitment to graduate employability, UL`s dedication to the student experience, industry-relevant programmes, award-winning research, stunning campus and UL`s deep commitment to community engagement.  

The University of Limerick houses a broad range of world class and specialist equipment and facilities that give students and researchers an immersive and practical approach to their studies and research.

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Contact info

University of Limerick

University of Limerick
V94 T9PX Limerick
Ireland

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www.ul.ie

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