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|Gold Coast||Session 2||Session 2|
Develops students' knowledge and skills to provide collaborative care for women who require complex assessments and/or interventions during childbearing. Students also learn to care for women and/or babies who have relatively common disorders during the childbearing period. This unit is taught concurrently with MWF20004 - Midwifery Practice in Complex Childbearing which is where the related clinical skills and professional experiences will occur.
- Collaborative assessments and interventions
- Introduction to complex disorders in childbearing
- Challenges that impact the maternal infant dyad
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.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||apply theoretical and evidence-based knowledge to midwifery care for women who require complex assessments and/or medical interventions during childbearing||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||identify and summarise the theoretical and evidence-based knowledge needed to be able to provide midwifery care to women and/or babies who have common challenges or disorders during childbearing||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||explain and analyse the theoretical and evidence-based knowledge needed to be able to provide midwifery care to women and/or babies who have common challenges or disorders during childbearing||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||apply clinical decision-making when caring for women and babies if complexities exist and/or arise.||Knowledge of a discipline|
- Jefford, E., and Jomeen, J., 2020, Empowering Decision-Making in Midwifery, Routledge, United Kingdom.
- Johnson, R, Taylor, W, De-Vitry Smith, S & Bayes, S, 2019, Skills for Midwifery Practice, Australian and New Zealand Edition, Elsevier, Australia. ISBN: 978-0-7295-4277-7.
- Pairman, S, Tracy, S, Dahlen, H & Dixon, L,, 2019, Midwifery: Preparation for Practice , 4th edn, Elsevier, Australia. ISBN: 9780729542678.
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2020 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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