Level/category

Professional studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

5

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is that student are able
to:
competencies
Clinicla care competence:
take care of the seak newborn child
planning and preparing competence according to
altered parenthood before,during and after
delivery
crossprofessional interventions when an altered
delivery is expected and when the child is in
need
for special care

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is
expected
to
know the most common causes for threats for the
newborn and knows how to treat these causes
understand what consequences of complications
in
pregnancies and delivery has for the health of
the
child and fetus.
be able to act in first aid situations and
transport
apply knowledge in medicine, technology and
midwifery in treating the asfyctic, infected,
injured, sick or malformed child
have knowledge of the most common examinations
according to placenta function, alterations in
KTG
and understands the consequences of changes in
these measures for the child
meet parents and their premature child or a
sick/dead newborn child.
Student know how to transport and what to
assess
in transport of a sick/week newborn baby from
hospital to hospital.
reflect upon ethical situations that can occur
working with matters in midwifery

Course contents

  • neonatal care
  • impact of the pregnancy on health of the
    fetus
  • nutrition of the newborn and vital measures
  • human-genetics and embryology
  • newborn baby
    -reflex and newborn baby
    -care of a premature
    -infections and a newborn

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Accomplished courses Midwifery in delivery care y
parts 1 , Sexual- and reproductive health in
Midwifery

Previous course names

Additional information

The Paper shall be presentated and be , oblic
presentation.leaft to the lecturer.
Researcharticlas as attachments.
Compensation paper must be done if not present
in
the presentation.

Recommended or required reading

The same as besides

Study activities

  • Lectures - 50 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 7 hours
  • Practical exercises - 16 hours
  • Individual studies - 48 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 10 hours
  • Seminars - 4 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

written test
practical studies
educational visit
oblique seminar

Teacher

  • Silfver Jessica
  • Stenbäck Pernilla
  • Vahderpää Satu
  • Wallinvirta Eivor

Examiner

Vahderpää Satu

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

period 3

Assessment methods

  • 2017-02-24 - Exams
  • 2017-02-09 - Demonstrations and presentations
  • 2017-02-24 - Reports and productions

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