COMPLEX NEEDS IN MATERNITY CARE

MID4CNM

2021

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

In this subject students will consolidate all prior learning and have the opportunity to extend their knowledge and skill through application of further psychosocial complexities impacting on maternity care . In collaboration with the multidisciplinary team and in partnership with the woman, the student will build on previous experiences to develop more autonomous skills and knowledge in the provision of safe and effective care required for women with psychosocial. Students will be encouraged to manage care for women, think critically, respond effectively to situations involving these women and learn when to consult and refer appropriately

SchoolNursing and Midwifery

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorRebecca Hyde

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted in one of the following course codes: HZNMD, HZNMDB and must have passed: MID4AEM

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedYes

Work-based learningYes

Self sourced or Uni sourced
Uni Sourced

Entire subject or partial subjectPartial subject

Total hours/days required240 hours

Location of WBL activity (region)Domestic - regional
Domestic - metro

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Provide safe and effective midwifery care to the woman and her family with minimal supervision in readiness to practice as a novice midwife on completion of the subject/course.
02. Evaluate the relationship between psychosocial and physical complexities of pregnancy and their impact on maternity care.
03. Critically appraise evidence and plan and implement maternity care according to evidence based practice.
04. Demonstrate comprehensive therapeutic communication through collaborations with women, the multidisciplinary team, community agencies and support networks.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Week 30-46, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFiona Faulks

Class requirements

Placement - Off SiteWeek: 30 - 46
One 240.00 hours placement - off site per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 46 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 33
Two 4.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 33 and delivered via online.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 46
One 14.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 46 and delivered via online.
14 hours of online modules

WorkShopWeek: 31 - 33
One 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 33 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2000 words formative written report

N/AReportIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

2000 words summative written report

N/AReportIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Clinical placement (3500 word equivalent)
Hurdle requirement. It is essential to complete a minimum of 240 hours clinical placement in a birthing environment, all remaining clinical skills from the MCAT. Students must have completed all ANMAC requirements for registration as a midwife.

N/AOtherIndividualYes0 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Week 30-46, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRebecca Hyde

Class requirements

Placement - Off SiteWeek: 30 - 46
One 240.00 hours placement - off site per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 46 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 32
Two 4.00 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 32 and delivered via online.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 46
One 14.00 hours unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 46 and delivered via online.
14 hours of online modules

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 32
One 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 32 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

2000 words formative written report

N/AReportIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

2000 words summative written report

N/AReportIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Clinical placement (3500 word equivalent)
Hurdle requirement. It is essential to complete a minimum of 240 hours clinical placement in a birthing environment, all remaining clinical skills from the MCAT. Students must have completed all ANMAC requirements for registration as a midwife.

N/AOtherIndividualYes0 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4