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MID2199 Midwifery Practice 1

Short Description: Midwifery Practice 1
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Nursing and Midwifery
Student contribution band : National Priority - Nursing
ASCED code : 060303 - Midwifery
Grading basis : Pass/Not Pass

Requisites

Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following Program: BMID
Co-requisite: MID2102

Synopsis

This clinical practice course enables students to develop beginning clinical midwifery skills and practices related to antenatal assessment, foetal growth and wellbeing, practical examination and history taking. The course has a significant focus on the development of skills for the student to monitor maternal wellbeing, progression of pregnancy and antenatal screening and diagnostic skills.

Students will also develop skills in providing child birth education for the woman and her family. Finally, this course will introduce students to the concepts of reflective practice and life-long learning.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 External