Increasing maternal complexity, heightened sensitivity to risk and risk management, along with rising consumer expectations together present significant challenges for those delivering maternity care today.
Now, more than ever, midwives like you need in-depth knowledge and critical understanding of risk in pregnancy and birth.
It is the importance of risk in today’s maternity care services that makes this course so essential for Enhancing Midwifery Care.
This Master’s-level learning is provided over 8 weeks – one day per week.
Who is it for?
For midwives who are:
- committed to providing evidence-based maternity care
- interested in how midwives can make a unique contribution to how best to manage risk in maternity care
- excited about building professional confidence and resilience
- passionate about empowering women to make informed choices about their care.
Feb: Wednesday 15 and 22 February 2023
Mar: Wednesday 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 March 2023
Apr: Wednesday 5 April 2023
This course enhances clinical practice and develops confidence in the operations of risk in maternity care. It draws on the latest research in the field and is taught by world-leading risk experts from the City’s Centre for Maternal and Child Health Research.
This course is worth 15 credits at level 7
This short course module is designed to be flexible in allowing you to study and reach your goals at your own pace. Our health CPD courses are credit-bearing modules that contribute to a University degree or award.
Transfer course credits towards postgraduate taught degree
As a health care professional, once you've completed this course you could offset 15 credits as part of a postgraduate programme, continuing your study with further modules to make up a Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert) 60 credits, Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) 120 credits or Master of Science (MSc) 180 credits qualification (all credits must be awarded within five years of study commencing).
This course is worth 15 credits
This course can be used a module, contributing to a University degree or award.
Find a list of degrees this module can contribute towards: