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Special Expertise in Midwifery Work 2 (7 cr)

Code: TH00BY48-3002

General information


02.07.2023 - 30.09.2023


04.09.2023 - 08.10.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

7 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Health and Well-being


Kupittaa Campus

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


10 - 20

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in Midwifery


  • Marjatta Häsänen


  • MKÄTIS23
    Degree Programme in Midwifery, Part-Time Studies, Turku, Autumn 2023


The student:

• Is able to plan, implement, record and evaluate the nursing care of a pregnant woman, a mother who has given birth, a healthy newborn, a newborn requiring intensive care or a gynaecological patient as a member of a multi-professional team
• Can guide, advise and treat patients and relatives in sexual and reproductive health care problems, pharmacotherapy, nutrition, exercise and hygiene of midwifery work
• Can act ethically according to the ethics of midwifery work, and can follow the applicable guidelines and legislation
• Can support patient empowerment
• Can follow aseptic requirements
• Is able to use electronic recording software in the ward and to record key issues in the database
• Can operate in accordance with the principles of sustainable development ina care environment



• Traineeship units as study units in accordance with EU/2005 directives
• Supervised midwifery internship in units carrying out nursing work for pregnant women, mothers who have given birth, healthy new-borns, new-borns requiring intensive care or gynaecological patients

Evaluation scale