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Shortened Midwifery Programme (Pre-Registration)

Inverness College UHI

Venues

Inverness New Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

If you are a registered adult nurse, this course means you can become a fully qualified midwife in just 20 months.

The Programme comprises 60% practice and 40% theory. Your clinical practice placements are provided by NHS Highland, NHS Western Isles, NHS Orkney, NHS Shetland and NHS Grampian in urban, remote and rural island practice areas. The theory components are arranged in blocks of attendance.

Content:

Semester 1: Transition to midwifery; Clinical practice 1.

Semester 2: Midwifery care of the mother and neonate(s) with complex needs; Clinical practice 2.

Semester 3: Being a midwife, 'Best Start' and the context of care; Clinical practice 3.

Entry Requirements

You should have a first degree and be a registered adult nurse and be live on the NMC register at the start of the course.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Start Date

January

Qualification

Postgraduate Diploma

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

20 months

Department

Education, Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

11

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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