Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

10 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the practical training is that student s has knowledge of
work in the maternity/ maternity-chld care unit.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to work
as a midwife in maternity (and child)care unit.

Course contents

10 study points training practical skills with supervisor in maternity
care unit.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Student has made her courses in Family healthcare, theory parts 1
and 2

Previous course names


Additional information

*Student takes part in the family/delivery course for parents in
maternity care unit

Recommended or required reading

The same as theory courses 1 and 2

Study activities

  • Individual studies - 18 hours
  • - 8 hours
  • Practical training - 240 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 266 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 266 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

student makes written thesis
-accepted practical studies
- written self feedreflection
- written feedback of superwise


  • Stenbäck Pernilla
  • Niemi Annika


Stenbäck Pernilla

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

ve 44-49/13 (alternativt ve 3-8/14)

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments

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