This subject develops a student's knowledge in the assessment and management of major trauma in the out of hospital setting. Students develop the knowledge and skills required to enable them to provide advanced critical care to trauma patients at the intensive care paramedic level. Trauma systems, mechanism of injury, trauma patient assessment, and specific traumatic injuries and their management are examined in detail.
School of Biomedical Sciences
Restricted to students enrolled in postgraduate paramedic study.
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of APS504 in Session 1 2020. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.