Advanced Diploma in Midwifery

Advanced Diploma in Midwifery

Secretariat of Undergraduate Studies - Faculty of Medicine

This course is a course Advanced Diploma in Midwifery, specially designed for Registered Nurses who have a Diploma in Nursing or Bachelor of Nursing. At the end of the course, graduates can work safely in various aspects of obstetrics, gynecology and neonatology.

The content of the curriculum covers 6 aspects: Women’s Health, Community Care focus on Family and Culture, antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum and Neonatology. Jagarawat curriculum approach integrates engineering and medical science concerned with the latest and emotional needs of women, family and newborn. The curriculum also focuses on preventive aspects, identify early problems, the education of women / mothers and their families and progressive care from pregnancy through to the beginning of the family.

The curriculum is run full time for one academic year or two semesters by using a modular approach. The exercise conducted in partnership between the Department of Nursing, Department of Family Medicine and Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, UKM Medical Centre in charge of the control theory, practice and student assessment.

Year 1Compulsory CourseFM 5314 History Taking and Physical Examination in Obstetrics
FM 5514 Patient Education (Teaching Health & Counseling)
FM 5114 Anatomy, Physiology & Pharmacology in Obstetrics
FM 5124 Research in Nursing Midwifery
Core courses MidwiferyFM 5214 Module 1: Antepartum
FM 5014 Module 2: Intrapartum
FM 5224 Module 3: Postpartum
FM 5424 Module 4: Neonatology
FM 5024 Module 5: Women’s Health
FM 5324 Module 6: Community Care: The Family and Culture

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Duration of Studies                          : 2 semesters

Registration                                       : RM 1,200

Activities and Services                    : RM 340

Study fees                                          : RM 600

First Semester                                   : RM 2,200

Subsequent Semester                     : RM 1,000

Total Fees                                           : RM 3,200

Year 1

Rumaizam Mohd Noor


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