Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Midwifery Studies

The programme addresses key issues: the provision of women-centred care, maintaining normality in childbirth, the development of essential skills for midwives and the role of the midwife in the promotion of public health.

Course modules

Modules include: providing women centered care; providing women centered care; theory for midwifery practice; providing woman centred care; leading and developing midwifery care; evaluation of midwifery care and practice.

Assessment methods

The course is practice focused with students spending 60 per cent of their time in clinical practice. Practice assessment is graded and contributes to module marks along with essays, a clinical simulation examination and a leadership tool box.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time March 2018 - 78 Weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Coach Lane Campus NE7 7XA North East

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