University of Technology Sydney

92385 Promoting, Supporting and Protecting Breastfeeding

3cp; 3 x 6 hour workshops and online modules. Workshops will be attended in blended mode, where students are required to complete work both before and after the face to face sessions.
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).

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Access conditions

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