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Masters Degrees in Midwifery, Australia

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Deliver optimum care to both mothers and babies. Sociology, biomedical science, philosophy, psychology and management … all topics you’ll embrace in this inspiring qualification. Read more

Deliver optimum care to both mothers and babies

Sociology, biomedical science, philosophy, psychology and management … all topics you’ll embrace in this inspiring qualification. This course will develop your understanding of complex theories, enable you to challenge established maternity care methods and advance your ability to advocate midwifery as vital to women’s and babies’ health.

Plus with the University’s extensive educational, political and professional partnerships, you’ll advance your practice, research and policy skills and nurture your continued growth as a midwifery practitioner.

Study a Master of Midwifery at UC and you will:

  • increase your theoretical knowledge from a broad range of perspectives, including sociology, feminism, medicine, biomedical sciences, philosophy, psychology, management and information technology
  • develop the ability to discern and, where necessary, challenge established methods in maternity care by applying new (and old) knowledge, skills and attitudes to midwifery work across a variety of settings
  • advance your career in practice, research, policy and education.

Professional Accreditation

None. Students will be registered or eligible for registration as midwives in the ACT.

Course structure

Required - Must pass 3 credit points as follows

Restricted Choice - Must pass 33 credit points as follows

Career opportunities

Opportunities exist for Master of Midwifery graduates across a range of settings including in:

  • private and public health care
  • maternity and neonatal care
  • community health
  • academic and teaching
  • research and policy
  • rural and remote areas
  • international aid organisations


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This new Master of Advanced Health Care Practice provides health professionals with the opportunity to take the next step in expanding their careers. Read more
This new Master of Advanced Health Care Practice provides health professionals with the opportunity to take the next step in expanding their careers.

This innovative new program will give medical practitioners, midwives, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, radiographers and radiation therapists, and policy makers the opportunity to gain a Masters level qualification that enhances their professional practice and provides the widest range of options for the future.

This program is delivered online (except for Clinical Midwifery, which is on campus), offering the quality and recognition of a Monash postgraduate degree with the flexibility provided by the latest online delivery technologies.

The Master of Advanced Health Care Practice is interprofessional by nature. You complete a common unit, 'Essentials of advanced health care practice and research', which reflects the collaboration required in practice to deliver health care of the highest quality.

On completion of this unit, you then select one of the following specialisations:

- Clinical Midwifery
- Critical Care
- CT Radiography
- Occupational Therapy
- Paediatric Physiotherapy
- Primary Health Care
- Radiation Therapy
- Radiography

Students on an international visa may apply to study the Midwifery specialisation either in Australia on campus, or from your home country via online mode.

Other specialisations are not available to international students in Australia on a student visa (however, these other specialisations may be studied via online mode from your home country).

Visit the website http://www.study.monash/courses/find-a-course/2016/advanced-health-care-practice-m6001?domestic=true

Advanced clinical midwifery practice

Your qualification will be a Master of Advanced Clinical Midwifery Practice

The clinical midwifery specialisation is designed to prepare you as the experienced midwife, registered in your country of origin, for senior management, education, professional and specialist leadership roles in a range of midwifery settings. You will examine philosophies around women-centred care and collaborative practice within a multidisciplinary team that will enhance your ability to provide leadership in the healthcare setting. This specialisation is offered to international student visa holders to study on campus in Australia.

Students on an international visa may apply to study the Midwifery specialisation either in Australia on campus, or from your home country via online mode.

Other specialisations are not available to international students in Australia on a student visa (however, these other specialisations may be studied via online mode from your home country).

Course Structure

The course is structured in three parts, Part A. Expanding core discipline skills, Part B. Foundations for advanced health care practice, Part C. Advanced specialist study. All students complete Part B and Part C. Depending upon prior qualifications, you may receive credit for Part A.

[Note that if you are eligible for credit for prior studies, but prefer to do the longer form of the course (Parts A-C), you may elect not to receive the credit.]

PART A. Expanding core discipline skills
In this part you will have the opportunity to complete scholarly practical studies that develop and expand your expertise within your area of specialist practice. Students admitted to the course, who have a recognised degree in a cognate discipline of four years duration and two years relevant professional experience are eligible to receive credit for this Part.

PART B. Foundations for advanced health care practice
This study will provide you with the foundations to lead the management, design and delivery of high quality evidence based patient/consumer centred care and/or develop health care programs in a clinical context that impact on patient outcomes. It is inter-professional, reflecting and modelling the collaboration required in practice to deliver health care of the highest quality and ensures a heightened awareness of legal, ethical, inter-professional, cultural, managerial and safety issues in health care practice.

PART C. Advanced specialist study
These units will provide you with specialist professional knowledge and advanced skills in research or advanced professional practice in your chosen specialisation. All specialisations offer the choose of either a research focus or a coursework focus within Part C. The research focus can provide a pathway to a graduate degree in research.

For more information visit the faculty website - http://www.study.monash/media/links/faculty-websites/medicine

Find out how to apply here - http://www.study.monash/courses/find-a-course/2016/advanced-health-care-practice-m6001?domestic=true#making-the-application

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