Enables students to complete the final group of eight midwifery continuity experiences. Further develops the students' skills in health education and team work. Self-care, priority setting, time management and organisation skills are all developed. Training and practice in using advanced communication skills including mandatory reporting of a colleague, negotiation and conflict resolution. Students will complete and reflect on their final midwifery continuity experiences.
Module 1: Health Education Skills
Module 2: Self Care and Self Development
Module 3: Advanced Communication Skills
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||plan, facilitate and evaluate health education of childbearing women; both individually and in groups||Creativity||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|2||demonstrate advanced communication skills for teaching, partnership and for teamwork||Creativity||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|3||demonstrate evidence of achieving midwifery competency based upon the NMBA Competency Standards in all the number of clinical requirements of ANMAC||Creativity||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
- Edited Downe, S., Byrom, S., Simpson, L., 2011, Essential Midwifery Practice: Leadership, expertise & collaborative working, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Oxford UK. ISBN: 978-1-4051-8431-1.
- Pairman, S, Tracy, S, Thorogood, C & Pincombe, J , 2015, Midwifery: Preparation for Practice, 3rd edn, Churchill Livingstone, Sydney. ISBN: 9780729541749.
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2016 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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