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Midwifery Assessment and Practice Skills 1

To enable students to develop midwifery practice and assessment skills to support women/wāhine and babies/tamaiti throughout the childbirth continuum with a focus on physiology and well-being.

Course Code BMPS501
Level 5
Credits 20


Explain and reflect upon the integration of skills with underlying theoretical principles and rationale.

Accurately calculate dosages and safely administer medication.

Explain the purpose and importance of documentation in midwifery practice.

Demonstrate effective application of a selected range of midwifery practice and assessment skills.

Delivered as part of the following programmes