Core Module Information
Module title: Complex Care of Women and Newborn Infants Level 11

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: MID11126
Module leader: Shona Montgomery
School School of Health & Social Care
Subject area group: Midwifery

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Critically explore the anatomy and pathophysiology of specific medical complications which may affect childbearing women or birthing people and newborn infants.

LO2: Analyse the principles of care using a problem-solving approach when supporting women or birthing people and newborn infants with complex needs.

LO3: Critically review the role of the midwife in the provision of care for women or birthing people and newborn infants when complications arise.

LO4: Provide a justification for referring women or birthing persons and newborn infants to other health or social care professionals.

LO5: Critically evaluate the evidence base in relation to complex obstetric and midwifery care.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, Blended,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Blended
Location of delivery: SIGHTHILL
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Kathryn Hardie
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 3
Independent Learning Seminar 10
Independent Learning Lecture 12
Independent Learning Tutorial 2
Online Guided independent study 173
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Class Test 100 1~2~3~4~5 Exam Period HOURS= 3
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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