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Intermediate Level
Approx. 18 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Maternal and Newborn Health

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 53 min), 9 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
Meet Your Instructors2m
Sustainable Development Goals5m
Maternal Mortality 7m
Maternal Mortality in the United States6m
Global Stillbirth7m
Stillbirth11m
Child Survival: Neonates & Children Under 52m
Early Breastfeeding Initiation 6m
9 readings
A Note on Global Health Media10m
Advocacy Activities Throughout the Course10m
Acknowledgements10m
Welcome to Module 110m
GHM: Listening to the Baby’s Heart During Labor10m
GHM: Is Your Baby Getting Enough Milk?10m
Take Our Pre Course Survey5m
References and Further Reading5m
Health Outcomes in Your Area10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz15m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Quality Maternal and Newborn Care & the Midwifery Model of Care

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 40 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
7 videos
What is a midwife?6m
Midwifery Model of Care: Philosophy 6m
Midwifery-Led Models of Care2m
The Expanded View of Midwifery 4m
Midwifery Care as Justice Work9m
Quality Maternal & Newborn Care: Key Takeaways1m
6 readings
Welcome to Module 210m
GHM: Postnatal Care of the Mother and Baby 10m
Mary Renfrew: Explaining the QMNC framework 10m
References and Further Reading10m
More to Watch10m
Ask Stakeholders to Define Midwifery 10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Care Delivery

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 44 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Quality Care: Practice Categories5m
Evidence-Based Care Guidelines4m
Birth Setting 7m
The Built Birth Environment12m
Birth Setting & Empowerment3m
4 readings
Welcome to Module 3 10m
GHM: Positions for Birth10m
References and Further Reading10m
Find Maternity Services in Your Area10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Care Organization

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 56 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
The Role of Midwifery5m
Cambodia Case Study10m
Integrative Midwifery Care: Rural Northern Uganda8m
Integrating Midwives in the United States8m
Gender Inequality2m
Africa Case Study6m
Care Organization: Network Integration (aka Networks of Care)3m
5 readings
Welcome to Module 410m
GHM: Home Visit for the Mother and Newborn10m
References and Further Reading10m
More to Watch10m
Develop a Case Study10m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz30m

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