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92380 Translating Research into Midwifery Practice

6cp; 4 x 8hr (workshops), mixture of online and on-campus learning
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.

Postgraduate

Description

This subject provides students with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to be able to effectively translate evidence into midwifery practice as well as be aware of the value and utility of research within the practice environment. Students gain a broad understanding of quantitative and qualitative approaches to research and explore the different study designs that are common in maternity care. The ability to critique the evidence assists students formulate evidence-based guidelines. A focus on using woman-centred language helps students develop the skills needed to be able to discuss research findings with women in practice.

Typical availability

Spring session, City campus


Detailed subject description.

Access conditions

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