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2021 unit offering information will be available in November 2020

Unit description

Enables students to commence, sustain and reflect upon further continuity experiences within a collaborative model of care. The importance of self-care and life balance is explored. Organisational law related to midwifery is explored.

Unit content

  • Providing and supporting continuity of care
  • Self-care and life balance
  • Organisational law

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:GA1GA2GA3GA4GA5GA6GA7
1critically evaluate the effects a continuity experience may have on the student midwifeCreativityLifelong learning
2critically analyse and discuss organisational law that applies to midwifery practiceEthical practice
3critically reflect on a continuity relationship within a collaborative model of care.CreativityLifelong learning

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. critically evaluate the effects a continuity experience may have on the student midwife
    • GA2: Creativity
    • GA5: Lifelong learning
  2. critically analyse and discuss organisational law that applies to midwifery practice
    • GA3: Ethical practice
  3. critically reflect on a continuity relationship within a collaborative model of care.
    • GA2: Creativity
    • GA5: Lifelong learning

Prescribed texts

  • Prescribed text information is not currently available.
Prescribed texts may change in future study periods.

Teaching and assessment

Notice

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Fee information

Domestic

Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2021 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1

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