92667 Midwifery Practice 1: Preparation for Practice6cp; tutorial (3hpw face-to-face); laboratory (1.5hpw); self-directed learning for laboratory (1.5hpw); clinical placement (48hrs)
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
This subject contributes to the overall course by preparing students for initial midwifery practice. Students focus on learning clinical skills related to midwifery practice including observations, palpation, abdominal auscultation, urinalysis and psychosocial assessments. Students are prepared for their entry to the practice environment including professional responsibilities and conduct, occupational health and safety, the requirements for clinical practice and completion of professional portfolios. Students are expected to provide midwifery care (under the direct supervision of a midwife) based on the clinical decision making of others.
Autumn session, City campus
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