MIDW350 - The Profession of Midwifery

10 cp
Prerequisites MIDW217 Midwifery Care of the Woman with Complex Needs
Teaching Organisation 150 hours of focused learning.

In this unit students will examine the role of midwife in relation to leadership, delegation, supervision and the professional learning of self and others. Organisational and management skills required for graduate level practice such as time management and team work will also be addressed in relation to the provision of safe, evidence based, woman-centred care. This unit is required by students to assist their understanding of their professional role, particularly in relation to organisational and management skills, and improving evidence-based, woman-centred care.

The aim of this unit is to assist students in consolidation of their knowledge, skills, attitudes and values regarding professional practice in midwifery.