MID201 Healthy Childbearing 1

This unit provides students with a foundation for the theoretical concepts and principles for midwifery practice in pregnancy. Students deepen their knowledge and understanding of pregnancy and childbirth as normal physiological processes and explore the different ways in which pregnancy and childbirth change peoples' lives. Topics include: Antenatal care, processes of labour and birth and associated care.

Unit Description

Semester 1 | 2017

PRESCRIBED TEXT  - MIDWIFERY PREPARATION FOR PRACTICE
PRESCRIBED TEXT - SKILLS FOR MIDWIFERY PRACTICE
PRESCRIBED TEXT - ESSENTIAL NEONATAL MEDICINE
Recommended Text - NEW MIDWIFERY SCIENCE & SENSITIVTY IN PRACTICE

Recommended Text - EVIDENCE-BASED CARE FOR BREASTFEEDING MOTHERS: A RESOURCE FOR MIDWIVES AND ALLIED HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS
Recommended Text - MIDWIFERY CONTINUITY OF CARE
Recommended Text - PHARMACOLOGY FOR MIDWIVES EVIDENCE BASE FOR SAFE PRACTICE
Recommended Text - MIDWIFE & DECISION MAKING PROCESS