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PAR-101 Principles of Paramedic Science I

This course provides students with the foundation principles of pre-hospital emergency medical care. Students will explore body systems and the pathophysiology that causes a patient to experience the life-threatening ailments that requires them to call 9-1-1. Lecture 4.00].

Credits

4

Prerequisites

BIO-209, MAT Elective, PSY-201, SOC-101, [WRT-201 or WRT-202]

Corequisites

PAR-102, PAR-103, PAR-104

PAR-102 Paramedic Patient Care Techniques I

This course provides students with the patient assessment and treatment techniques related to excellent pre-hospital emergency medical care. Students will explore the human body systems and learn the systematic ways to approach life-threatening ailments. Lecture [4.00].

Credits

4

Prerequisites

BIO-209, MAT Elective, PSY-201, SOC-101, [WRT-201 or WRT-202]

Corequisites

PAR-101, PAR-103, PAR-104

PAR-103 Paramedic Diagnostic Methods I

This course provides the student with the ability to gain paramedic skill competency for critically ill patients. Immersion in medical simulation will allow students to demonstrate the concepts and understanding of the roles and responsibilities of a paramedic. Audio-visual recording will be utilized to promote patient safety. This course prepares students for clinical and fieldinternship rotations. Lecture [4.00], Lab [1.00].

Credits

3

Prerequisites

BIO-209, MAT Elective, PSY-201, SOC-101, [WRT-201 or WRT-202]

Corequisites

PAR-101, PAR-102, PAR-104

PAR-104 Paramedic Clinical Concepts I

This course introduces the student to actual patient experiences in the hospital clinical environment. Students will demonstrate the concepts and understanding of paramedic clinical skills. Rotations include various patient care areas allowing competency in respiratory care, airway management, cardiac care, intravenous access and medication administration. Students are assignedto a preceptor who is responsible to observe and assess performance. Travel to off-site clinical affiliates is required. Lecture [2.00], Clinical [7.00].

Credits

3

Prerequisites

BIO-209, MAT Elective, PSY-201, SOC-101, [WRT-201 or WRT-202]

Corequisites

PAR-101, PAR-102, PAR-103