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Sharing the Woman's Experience of Childbirth

To enable students to become familiar with the culture of childbirth in Aotearoa/New Zealand including community support for childbearing women and families, and childbirth and parenting education.

Course Code BMWE501
Level 5
Credits 30


Describe and reflect on women's experiences of reproductive health and childbirth as a life event, which occurs within diverse social and cultural contexts.

Identify and describe community groups and networks that support local social sustainability of women and their families.

Demonstrate achievement of the Midwifery Council of New Zealand competencies at a first year level.

Delivered as part of the following programmes