Master of Science in Obstetric and Midwifery Care (2020‐22)

Programme Structure

Students must complete 26 units with seven required courses and one elective course with clinical attachment within the two-year normative period of study. Each course bears 1 – 5 units.

COURSE AND STUDY MODES

Year 1 Term 1 Sep – Dec 2020 Units Remarks
OBSC5001 Maternal and Infant Nutrition 3 Required
OBSC5008 Professional Midwifery Practice Series:
(1) Promoting Normal Birth,
(2) Maternal health and well-being in the perinatal period
4 Required
Term 2 Jan – Apr 2021
OBSC5002 Clinical Leadership in Midwifery 4 Required
OBSC6001

OBSC6002

Advanced Midwifery Practice Series (1)
Practical Obstetrics Ultrasound
Advanced Midwifery Practice Series (2)
Critical Care in Obstetrics
1.5

1.5

Required
CNT5007 Genetic Counseling 1 Optional
Summer May – Aug 2021
OBSC5003 Overseas Hospital Visit N/A Optional
OBSC5007 Reproductive medicine and Assisted Reproductive Technology 3 Optional
Year 2 Term 1 Sep – Dec 2021
OBSC5006 Teaching and learning in Midwifery Education 3 Elective
(Either one)
OBSC5009 Grief experience in pregnancy 3
OBSC6003 Advanced Midwifery Practice Series (3)
Clinical Pharmacology in obstetrics
1.5 Required
OBSC5004 Research Methodology 3 Required
Term 2 Jan – Apr 2022
OBSC5005 Project and Dissertation 4.5 Required

 

Assessment
Including individual or group assignment, dissertation, presentation, attendance, examination and clinical attachment.