Comments about Complex Care Pathways PG Cert - At the institution - Leeds - West Yorkshire
Entry requirements Candidates will be registered on the Midwifery part of the professional register maintained by the Nursing and Midwifery Council; and Normally candidates would possess an honours degree in midwifery or a relevant health discipline. (Normally a 2.1 classification from a recognised Higher Education institution) or Midwives will be expected to provide evidence that they are capable of working at Masters level by producing a portfolio of evidence or having studied and achieved credits on a recognised module of study. or Consideration will be given to midwives who do not have the necessary entry requirements.
Complex Care Pathways PG Cert
At the end of the course students will have been enabled to develop mastery and specialist expertise within the midwifery discipline by way of increasing their knowledge base through a professional focus to a high level of sophistication.
School of Healthcare
The School of Healthcare is one of the largest of its type in the United Kingdom. Its mission is to be a centre of excellence in the provision of high quality education and research and to develop knowledge that both informs and improves clinical practice. The School is situated in the heart of the thriving campus, close to the libraries, IT facilities and Student Union.
What you study
To positively effect the provision of midwifery care for women and their family’s students will increase their knowledge and develop skills and attitudes in order to: be reflexive in a continuously changing environment; be able to synthesise knowledge and utilise knowledge in the midwifery area; be able to internalise knowledge derived from research to re-define practice and re-frame existing boundaries; be able to adopt transformational leadership skills; manage complex issues from a variety of viewpoints; be a facilitator of learning.
Some modules require students to be based in clinical practice; students wishing to undertake these modules will require access to an appropriate clinical placement.
The core modules studied are:
* Organisation of Maternity Services
* Research Methodology
* Information Management
* Dissertation (by way of empirical research or practice development or a systematic review)
The optional modules are:
* Prenatal & Neonatal Genetic Screening
* High Dependency Care in Obstetrics
* Leadership in Healthcare
* Gender & Health
* Innovation in Health and Social Care