Edinburgh Napier University
Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Sighthill Campus Sighthill Court Edinburgh EH11 4BN Edinburgh, United Kingdom Visit web page

Midwifery

Study detals

: Undergraduate : BM : Full time : 36 Month

Requirements

Students will be eligible to apply, if they have completed their Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) with overall 60+% in Intermediate (10+2) (XII Standard) exam.
Students are required to have achieved 70% or above in English Language in their XII aswell as XI standards.

Speciality

By studying Midwifery at Edinburgh Napier University, you will be qualified to apply for roles within both a clinical and social care setting, as a midwife you will be the expert in supporting women during pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period. By having gained advanced communication, decision making and leadership skills during your course you will be able to support women compassionately and proactively during this time. You’ll be able to professionally apply the practical and theoretical knowledge you have learned through the most current research, having gained an understanding that midwifery is both an art and a science. This course will help you to develop your abilities not only to provide midwifery care but also emotional support to women and their families. If you’re a caring and helpful person by nature, passionate about women’s health, then this may be the right course for you.

Additional information

In your theoretical study of midwifery, we will teach you using a blended learning approach, which includes lectures, tutorials, online self-directed learning and workshops. You will prepare for your placements in our simulated clinical environment prior to your practice placements across South-East Scotland. Notable midwifery skills include:

Communication skills
Breast feeding
Normal labour and birth
Initial consultation and history taking
Medicines management