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MID2499 Midwifery Practice 4

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Nursing and Midwifery
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 060303 - Midwifery


Pre-requisite: MID2199 and MID2299


This course enables students to apply the concepts of holistic and theoretical analysis to provide professional and competent skills to women as they progress during labour. Students will employ a holistic approach to assessment and management of women in relation to induction of labour and of epidural analgesia. This course will enable the student to develop skills to care for the infant at birth and assess maternal and infant wellbeing following birth. The student will apply knowledge and critical thinking to assist in initiating breastfeeding, sampling of blood from the infant and administration of an injection to the infant.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2016 External