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.


Required Courses (23 units):

Code Description
OBSC5001 Maternal and Infant Nutrition
OBSC5002 Clinical Leadership in Midwifery
OBSC5003 Advanced Midwifery Practice
(1) Practical Obstetrics Ultrasound
(2) Critical Care in Obstetrics
OBSC5004 Research Methodology
OBSC5005 Project and Dissertation
OBSC5008 Professional Midwifery Practice Series:
(1) Promoting Normal Birth,
(2) Maternal health and well-being in the perinatal period


Elective Courses (3 unit):

Code Description
OBSC5006 Teaching and learning in Midwifery Education
OBSC5009 Grief experience in pregnancy


Optional Course (1-3 unit):

Code Description
OBSC5007 Reproductive medicine and Assisted Reproductive Technology
CNGT5007 Genetic Counseling


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