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MID8073 Midwifery and Collaborative Care 1

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Nursing and Midwifery


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

Other requisites

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 appraise a variety of models of care. Students will acquire detailed knowledge of theory and skills required to assist women who choose to breastfeed. Students will require access to the internet for this course and log on to Study Desk to participate in assessment activities.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2011 External