NUR712 Midwifery in a Social Context

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NUR712 Midwifery in a Social Context


Postgraduate Course
This course will enable you to understand the social context within which families develop and the social, political and cultural factors shaping women’s health and maternity care. Historical and contemporary issues for midwives, and other health professionals, as they have influenced reproductive health care will be explored. Perinatal health issues for Indigenous Australians will be examined, in particular in relation to the influence of history on Indigenous health.

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Enrolled in Program SC721, SC723 or SC505
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  • Sippy Downs: Semester 1
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Band IA
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

NUR712 Course Outline Semester 1, 2018 (PDF 288KB) 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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