English for Midwives 4

Integrated course, 1.00 ECTS


Course content

This course improves reading comprehension (EBM). The students study English language research literature needed for their bachelor paper and write an abstract. The course also offers a problem based approach to lactation consultation.

Learning outcomes

The students are able to plan and compile independently a scientific paper (literature study or project work). They apply the principles of academic literature search, formulate hypotheses, discuss and evaluate the results of their search and are able to draw relevant professional conclusions.

The students can

• search for evidence based findings in national and international sources
• warrant quality of midwifery health care by implementing new medical evidence acquired in continuing professional development
• formulate relevant research hypotheses from their topic area
• choose and apply appropriate scientific research methods and use the results obtained for supporting the hypotheses.