MID2299 Midwifery Practice 2
|Short Description:||Midwifery Practice 2|
|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|
Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: MID2199
This clinical practice course enables students to develop beginning clinical midwifery skills and practices related to practical examination, monitoring of the unborn baby and breastfeeding. The course has a significant focus on the development of skills for the student to monitor maternal wellbeing, progression of pregnancy and antenatal monitoring and breastfeeding 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.