HNN207 - Maternity Nursing: Pregnancy, Birth and the Newborn


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Cloud (online) - enrolment quota applies
Trimester 3: Cloud (online) - enrolment quota applies

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in H326 Bachelor of Nursing


All of HBS107, HBS109, HNN114



Incompatible with:


Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 3 x 1 hour online seminars (recordings provided)


This online elective unit is designed to provide nursing students with the opportunity to explore and develop basic understandings of maternity care in the Australian context. This knowledge will inform students of fundamental principles of maternity care for women and their newborn infant/s. Students will be introduced to the physiological and psychological adaptations that occur during the uncomplicated pregnancy, childbirth and the early postnatal period. Students will be introduced to the role of the multidisciplinary health care team. 

Unit Fee Information

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