University of Technology Sydney

92631 Midwifery as Primary Health Care

6cp; intensive mode, 6hpw x 4wks (workshop)
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.

Undergraduate and Postgraduate


This subject contributes to the student's understanding of midwifery within a woman-centred, primary health care framework. Students explore midwifery as a public health strategy within a broad social context influenced by particular sociocultural, spiritual and politico-economic environments. Students learn about the application of cultural safety within midwifery practice. Processes and mechanisms to enable effective collaboration with health care providers and other professionals are covered.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus

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