Pregnancy Care in General Practice

Subject NURS90036 (2010)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.

Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 9 (Graduate/Postgraduate)
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:

Semester 1, Parkville - Taught online/distance.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable

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Time Commitment: Contact Hours: .No face to face contact
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours: includes reading course materials, all activities and assessments
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Theoretical Component

· Pregnancy resource folio equivalent to 1,000 words due mid-semester (30%)

· 2,000 word written assignment due mid-semester (35%)

· Two 2,000 word case studies due end of semester (35%)

Clinical Component

Professional practice folio which must include evidence of competency in clinical pregnancy assessment skills due end of semester (pass/fail

· hurdle requirement)

Students must achieve a cumulative mark of at least 50% and a pass in the clinical hurdle requirement in order to pass the subject
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

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