University of Technology Sydney

92385 Promoting, Supporting and Protecting Breastfeeding

3cp; This subject will consist of three online modules and one face-to-face workshop.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


This subject prepares students to promote, protect and support breastfeeding for all women including those who experience breastfeeding challenges. The subject is underpinned by the Baby Friendly Health Initiative and the World Health Organisation Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding (2018) and the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes (1981).

Detailed subject description.

Access conditions

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