ADVANCED MIDWIFERY STUDIES

MID5AMD

2014

Credit points: 20

Subject outline

In this subject students will explore evidence-based practice in childbirth and maternity care via acquisition of advanced knowledge and skills that will enhance their future midwifery practice.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points20

Subject Co-ordinatorSusan McDonald

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjects MID52AMD MID51AMD

Special conditionsN/A

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Distance Education, 2014, Semester 1, Distance Education

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSusan McDonald

Class requirements

Lecture/Seminar
One 4.0 hours lecture/seminar per week and delivered via face-to-face.
"A flexible learning package related to the area of advanced practice being undertaken equivalent to 4-hours of classroom contact per week. Students have regular contact with lecturers via the subject coordinator using telephone, fax and e-mail, face to face meetings upon arrangements."

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period and delivered via blended.
"Plus 20-days of clinical practicum"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 2,000-word overview & contract40
One 3,000-word report60

Distance Education, 2014, Semester 2, Distance Education

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSusan McDonald

Class requirements

Lecture/Seminar
One 4.0 hours lecture/seminar per week and delivered via face-to-face.
"A flexible learning package related to the area of advanced practice being undertaken equivalent to 4-hours of classroom contact per week. Students have regular contact with lecturers via the subject coordinator using telephone, fax and e-mail, face to face meetings upon arrangements."

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period and delivered via blended.
"Plus 20-days of clinical practicum"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 2,000-word overview & contract40
One 3,000-word report60