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MID2399 Midwifery Practice 3

Short Description: Midwifery Practice 3
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
Grading basis : Pass/Not Pass


Pre-requisite: MID2199 and MID2299


This course enables students to provide midwifery care as a primary carer to strengthen midwifery skills when supporting women and their families during labour and birth. In this course students will demonstrate assessment skills, critical thinking, reflection and the ability to prioritise labour and birth care within a woman-centred partnership model of care. Students will further develop clinical skills in providing non-pharmaceutical, physiological and psychological labour support. Students will demonstrate ability to perform and interpret the use of cardiotocograph during labour, midwifery labour assessments skills and care of a women as she progresses through labour.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2021 External
Semester 2, 2021 External
Date printed 30 November 2021