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Antenatal and Newborn Screening

Antenatal and Newborn screening are integral parts of midwives role and a major part of public health.

This module will provide a contemporary view of these topics using a blended learning approach participants will have opportunity to engage with a variety of experts and learning materials, they will use open education resources to equip themselves with a in depth knowledge of issues involved.

There will be opportunity for self and peer assessment Assessment involves an in depth case study and a viva related to offering informed choice about a screening programme.

Entry Criteria

  • Effective registration with the NMC / HPC or other relevant professional body. ESSENTIAL
  • Undertaken successful level 4/5 academic study. ESSENTIAL
  • Currently be employed in practice and have the support of their manager in undertaking the module. ESSENTIAL

How to apply

Online Application Forms and Guidance Information

Key information

Module Category: PRUM
Module Code: 3305
Module Credits: 30
Module Level: 6


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Return to study

This is a degree-level module in which you will be expected to produce assessed work at degree-level standard.

If it is sometime since you undertook other kinds of academically assessed work, you will be well advised to consider undertaking some self-directed academic updating around returning to study.

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