NS4772 - Transition to Practice (Midwifery)
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Healthcare Sciences
This subject brings together the key concepts of woman centred midwifery care, primary
health care and collaborative care to demonstrate application of the NMBA (2018) Midwife
standards for practice across the woman's reproductive and sexual health continuum.
The content is designed to promote development of the student's professional identity
and philosophy for transition to practice as a graduate midwife.
- integrate knowledge from professional studies in preparation for the professional
- critically evaluate own preparedness for practice against the National Registration
Standards for the Midwife;
- articulate and address individual learning needs to facilitate the transition to professional
- demonstrate the accumulation and application of knowledge, skills and experiences
necessary to meet the NMBA registration requirements for the midwife.
- Invigilated > Presentations - (50%)
- Non-Invigilated > Essays - (50%)
- Professional portfolio (Pass/Fail) - (%)
- OSCE/Viva: episiotomy (Pass/Fail) - (%)
- PEP (Pass/Fail) - (%).
Special Assessment Requirements
Examinations may be scheduled outside the regular university examination period- refer
to the NM Year Planner. Pass requirements: complete and submit all assessment items;
attend 100% of clinical workshops; achieve a Pass for episiotomy OSCE/Viva; achieve
a satisfactory grade for PEP; achieve a satisfactory grade for the professional portfolio,
complete all clinical experiences required for midwifery registration; achieve a cumulative
score of at least 50% for the subject.
Study Period 2
|Census Date 27-Aug-2020
|Face to face teaching
- 30 hours workshops/Seminars
- 20 hours - Self directed learning
- 80 hours professional Experience
An enrolment quota applies to this offering.
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest