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In this unit, you will critically analyse and apply evidence-based research to identify and care for women experiencing highly complex physiological and psychosocial issues that may occur during the childbearing continuum. In addition, you will consider the particular experiences of women from marginalised groups. This may include women experiencing substance misuse, incarceration, migrant and refugee women, and members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and/or intersex (LGBTQI) community.
Career Level: Undergraduate
Unit Level: Level 3
Credit Points: 6
Student Contribution Band: 7
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load: 0.125
Pre-requisites or Co-requisites
Co-requisites: MDWF13007 Midwifery Practice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Families
Important note: Students enrolled in a subsequent unit who failed their pre-requisite unit,
should drop the subsequent unit before the census date or within 10 working days of Fail grade notification.
Students who do not drop the unit in this timeframe cannot later drop the unit without academic and financial liability.
See details in the Assessment Policy and Procedure (Higher Education Coursework).
Offerings For Term 3 - 2022
All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes –
in some units, these classes are identified as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory.
International students, on a student visa, must maintain a full time study load and meet
both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study period
(satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining at least an 80% attendance record).