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LocationDomesticInternational
Coffs HarbourSession 2Session 2
Gold CoastSession 2Session 2

Unit aim

Enables students to commence, sustain and reflect upon further continuity experiences. 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.

Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Prescribed texts

Session 2

  • Glover, P, Lewis, L, McNeill, L, Costins, P, Warland, J, Kew, C, Bradfield, Z, Kuliukas, L, Staff, L, Burns, Mannix, T, Taylor, L, & Brady, 2017, Midwifery, 1st edn, Wiley. ISBN: 978-0-730-34460-5.
Prescribed texts may change in future study periods.

Teaching and assessment

Coffs Harbour

Teaching method
Lecture online 14 hours (Over the intensive)
Tutorial on-site 20 hours (Over the intensive)
Community/Professional placement 100 hours (Across the session )
Tutorial online 2 hours (Once during session)
Assessment
Poster and Summary30%
Reflective Journal20%
Midwifery Practice RequirementsSR
Creative work50%

Gold Coast

Teaching method
Lecture online 14 hours (Over the intensive)
Tutorial on-site 20 hours (Over the intensive)
Community/Professional placement 100 hours (Across the session )
Tutorial online 2 hours (Once during session)
Assessment
Poster and Summary30%
Reflective Journal20%
Midwifery Practice RequirementsSR
Creative work50%
Notice

Intensive offerings may or may not be scheduled in every session. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Southern Cross University employs different teaching methods within units to provide students with the flexibility to choose the mode of learning that best suits them. SCU academics strive to use the latest approaches and, as a result, the learning modes and materials may change. The most current information regarding a unit will be provided to enrolled students at the beginning of the study session.

Fee information

Domestic

Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2018 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1

Fee paying courses
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International

Please check the international course and fee list to determine the relevant fees.