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Our courses offer the right balance of practical knowledge and academic excellence and a wide range of study options.
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Postgraduate course tuition fees are generally charged at the Full Fee or Domestic Fee Paying rate. Government and University funded scholarships and financial support may be applicable for certain postgraduate courses.
Some general fee information for coursework and research study is provided below.
We recommend you visit our Fees Calculator for a more comprehensive view of the cost of postgraduate courses and units.
We provide scholarships and awards to students enrolled in an Honours program or Master by coursework.
Scholarships generally have selection criteria, which must be met, and can provide financial support to assist you with education and living expenses.
At ECU, we are committed to undertaking high quality research and offer a number of scholarships to students undertaking a Doctoral or Master by research degree.
Research scholarships support Australian and New Zealand citizens and Australian permanent residents.
The Research Training Scheme provides tuition fee funding for students in selected research courses. Whilst you remain eligible for this scheme, you will not be required to pay for your tuition fees up-front, nor will you accrue a tuition fee debt for the duration of the course.
To be eligible you must be:
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These courses are subsidised by the Australian Government. The Government contributes towards your tuition fees and you are responsible for the remaining tuition fees called your 'student contribution'. The rate of tuition fees changes annually for these courses.
To view the Postgraduate Commonwealth Government Supported Courses for the current year, please go to the Fees Calculator.
This course structure will be available to students commencing the course from Semester 1, 2015 onwards.
This course structure contains information about the units which comprise the course as well as the credit points required to successfully complete it.
This course is comprised of 9 units, totalling 180 credit points. Onshore International Students must select at least 7 units oncampus mode of study in order to meet visa requirements. The course also has exit points at the graduate certificate and graduate diploma level within Critical Care and Community Paramedicine, however does not have exit points for Disaster and Emergency Response.
Students studying off campus should be aware that some units may require on campus attendance in or outside the normal semester periods. The Critical care and Community Paramedicine programs rely on the goodwill of health agencies for the provision of clinical experience. Students will be required to attend during the hours established by the clinical agency and these may occur at times outside the identified semester weeks and clinical practice periods may change with minimal notice to students due to circumstances outside the control of the School.
To be able to undertake clinical practice and fulfill their duty of care, students are required to complete risk management protocols on commencement of the course and carry out amendments in subsequent semesters as appropriate. Risk management protocols include, but are not restricted to:
Certificate of National Police Clearance;
Current Manual Handling Certification - initial certification required plus annual renewal of certification - courses available via ECU provider;
Evidence of immunisation status as per the Department of Health schedule http://www.health.wa.gov.au/circularsnew/circular.cfm?Circ_ID=12275
MRSA clearance if worked in, or been admitted to, a health facility outside of Western Australia in the 12 months prior to enrolment;
Working with Children Check www.checkwwc.wa.gov.au