COMPLEX NEEDS IN MATERNITY CARE

MID4CNM

2020

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

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

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

COMMUNICATION - Communicating and Influencing
COMMUNICATION - Cultural Intelligence and Global Perspective
DISCIPLINE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Creativity and Innovation
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Research and Evidence-Based Inquiry
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Adaptability and Self-Management
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Ethical and Social Responsibility
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Leadership and Teamwork

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.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2020, Week 31-45, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFiona Faulks

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site Week: 34 - 45
One 240.00 h placement - off site per study period on any day including weekend from week 34 to week 45 and delivered via face-to-face.

Seminar Week: 31 - 33
Three 4.00 h seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 33 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 45
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 45 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
2000 words formative written reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
2000 words summative written reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 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/AN/AN/AYesnull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Week 31-45, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRebecca Hyde

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site Week: 34 - 45
One 240.00 h placement - off site per study period on any day including weekend from week 34 to week 45 and delivered via face-to-face.

Seminar Week: 31 - 33
One 4.00 h seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 33 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 45
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week during the day from week 31 to week 45 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
2000 words formative written reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
2000 words summative written reportN/AN/AN/ANo50 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/AN/AN/AYesnull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4