Bachelor of Midwifery

University of Canberra

In this course students will work with women in pregnancy, labour, birth and early parenting using a primary health framework; participate in WIL placements, including rostered and on call shifts tending to women in labour and birth; learn to contribute to the development of services, policies and research into maternity care now and as a future leader; work at individual, family and community levels to facilitate all women's rights to, and responsibilities in, active participation in their maternity care; contribute to new understandings of midwifery and other work by participating in research activities; and experience a variety of workplace settings, including birth centres, regional and rural maternity units, and tertiary hospitals.

Course Fee:

International: $92,100

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent. English Language Requirements: An academic IELTS or equivalent of 7.0. Assumed knowledge: ACT: English (T) major; NSW: English Advanced; Studies in Science (Chemistry and Biology) and Mathematics are highly recommended.


72 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Midwifery; Midwifery practice theory

Further information:

Additional Admission Requirements: National Police Check, Immunisations, TB Screening, Working with Vulnerable People Registration, NSW Health forms (Code of Conduct Agreement, TB Assessment Tool, Student Declaration).


The University of Canberra is currently seeking accreditation for this course from the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council. Subject to successful accreditation completing students will be eligible to apply for registration as a midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00212K

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info No Part time 6 years
Canberra No info No Full time 3 years
The University of Canberra is located in Australia's national capital. The University provides professionally based undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. They engage in applied research to support government, business and the professions regionally, nationally and internationally.

Provider CRICOS: 00212K

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