Amalgamates and utilises the knowledge, concepts and skills developed over the entire sequence of undergraduate study. Students are required to demonstrate their ability to practice at the level of a beginning registered midwife, including the role of educator. Interview preparation is undertaken.
Meeting the four domains of the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) Competency Standards for the Midwife
Preparation for employment
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
GA1: Intellectual rigour,
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:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||demonstrate evidence of achieving midwifery competency that is based upon the NMBA Competency Standards and
all the clinical requirements of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC)||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|2||assess, plan and implement safe midwifery care of women within their childbearing episode||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills||Cultural competence|
|3||critically reflect own performance when seeking employment.||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|