Course ASR25P

Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum Care I

7.5 Credits
Second Cycle

Starts week 46, 2022

The overall aim of the course is for the student to understand the procedures and processes of uncomplicated pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum care. The student shall be able to conduct examinations and provide treatments related to these processes in simulation-bases training based on research and the midwifery scope of practice.

Upon completion of the course, studenta will be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of how psychosocial aspects, attachment and bonding, breastfeeding and lactation may be affected by uncomplicated and complicated processes during pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period
  • problematize and reflect on the roles and needs of the woman, newborn, relatives and others who are closely involved in terms of lactation and breastfeeding difficulties related to midwifery scope of practice
  • perform examinations and treatment in uncomplicated pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period in simulation-based training
  • explain and reflect on health concepts regarding uncomplicated pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum period including neonatal care
  • analyze and reflect on management related to pregnancy, childbirth, and postpartum care within the midwifery scope of practice
  • critically reflect on governance, legislation, regulations and ethics in the midwifery profession
  • understand and explain how pharmacological treatments and other interventions can influence pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period
  • critically reflect on different forms of pain relief treatment in pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period.
Starts and ends:
week 46, 2022 - week 50, 2022
Study Rate:
100%
Location:
Karlstad
Time of Day:
Day
Teaching form:
Normal
Language:
Swedish
Other:
P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications:
  • A Swedish nursing licence, and a completed Bachelor‘s degree in any major in the health sciences and Thesis 15 credits
Application Code:
HDA-H3D4B
Main field of study:
Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
18,938 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
18,938 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees: www.universityadmissions.se.
Literature List

Literature lists are published at the latest one month ahead of the course start date.

To Literature List
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Ask us about studying at Dalarna
support@du.se
+46 23-77 88 88

Course Coordinator

Starts week 14, 2023

The overall aim of the course is for the student to understand the procedures and processes of uncomplicated pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum care. The student shall be able to conduct examinations and provide treatments related to these processes in simulation-bases training based on research and the midwifery scope of practice.

Upon completion of the course, studenta will be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of how psychosocial aspects, attachment and bonding, breastfeeding and lactation may be affected by uncomplicated and complicated processes during pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period
  • problematize and reflect on the roles and needs of the woman, newborn, relatives and others who are closely involved in terms of lactation and breastfeeding difficulties related to midwifery scope of practice
  • perform examinations and treatment in uncomplicated pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period in simulation-based training
  • explain and reflect on health concepts regarding uncomplicated pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum period including neonatal care
  • analyze and reflect on management related to pregnancy, childbirth, and postpartum care within the midwifery scope of practice
  • critically reflect on governance, legislation, regulations and ethics in the midwifery profession
  • understand and explain how pharmacological treatments and other interventions can influence pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period
  • critically reflect on different forms of pain relief treatment in pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period.
Starts and ends:
week 14, 2023 - week 18, 2023
Study Rate:
100%
Location:
Karlstad
Time of Day:
Day
Teaching form:
Normal
Language:
Swedish
Other:
P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications:
  • A Swedish nursing licence, and a completed Bachelor‘s degree in any major in the health sciences and Thesis 15 credits
Application Code:
HDA-V3DH3
Main field of study:
Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
18,938 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
18,938 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees: www.universityadmissions.se.
Literature List

Literature lists are published at the latest one month ahead of the course start date.

To Literature List
Can we help you?

Ask us about studying at Dalarna
support@du.se
+46 23-77 88 88

Course Coordinator