This course introduces you to essential knowledge required to assess, plan and implement evidence based, support and care for women, infants and families during the childbearing experience. Effective communication skills will be developed and an understanding of psycho social, cultural and emotional influences on pregnancy birth and the postnatal transition will be explored. An emphasis will be placed on the health and social benefits of breastfeeding, with development of skills to support women in their transition to mothering.
- HLT100 or LFS112 and enrolled in Program SC394, SC393, AB101, UU301 or XU301
- Semester of offer: *
- Sippy Downs: Semester 1
- Student contribution band:
- Band IA
- Tuition fee:
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.
HLT122 Course Outline Semester 1, 2017 (PDF 486KB) Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.
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