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Bachelor of Science, Major in Para-Medicine

University of Prince Edward Island

The Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Paramedicine combines occupational content provided by the Paramedicine Diploma programs at Holland College (or any two-year CMA-accredited paramedicine program) with foundational science courses, senior specialized courses in the life sciences, and advanced capstone paramedicine courses at the University of Prince Edward Island.

It is designed for paramedics interested in enhancing their science knowledge as well as their research and communication skills, thus increasing access to post-graduate opportunities (e.g., Master's degree programs) and improving job prospects.

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Modules

  • Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Cell Biology
  • Human Genetics
  • Human Biochemistry
  • General Chemistry I
  • Health Promotion, Planning and Evaluation
  • First Year Experience
  • Research Methods and Communications in Biology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Medical Biology OR Basic and Clinical Immunology
  • Disaster Medicine and Crisis Response
  • Critical Appraisal of Health Care Literature in the Acute Care Environment)
  • Current Issues in Paramedicine
  • Introductory Statistics OR Introduction to Probability and Statistics
  • Honours Research and Thesis
  • One final Elective
  • Options modules
  • Requirements

    Listed below are the documents required to apply for this course.
    4 years

    Duration

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time