MID8073 Midwifery and Collaborative Care 1 (FOSCI)

Semester 2 (EXT)Toowoomba

Units 1.0 (Midwifery) Band 4

Pre-requisite: (MID8001 or MID8070) and Students must be enrolled in Program: MMID.

MMID pre-endorsement students must be commencing the clinical contract with partner hospital in this semester.


The course begins by continuing the chronological approach to childbearing introduced in MID8070 but this time the emphasis is on the perinatal and postnatal period. Fundamental midwifery knowledge and skills required for the care of well women and babies will be developed. Students will acquire detailed knowledge of theory and skills required to assist women who chose to breastfeed. Students will require access to the internet for this course and log on to Study Desk to participate in assessment activities.