|Short Description:||Midwifery Practice 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|
|Grading basis :||Pass/Not Pass|
|Version produced :||5 March 2021|
Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in the following Program: BMID
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.
|Semester 1, 2021||External|