COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Childbearing I * EBL   219 3 3 6 11

Prerequisites and co-requisites EBL116 Ebelikte Temel İlke ve Uygulamalar 
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.MELİKE ÖZTÜRK1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Students get the fundamental knowledge about development of male and female reproductive organs, their anatomy and physiology, formation of pregnancy with physiologic varieties starting from intra uterine period.
Content
Factors affecting the health of women, anatomy and physiology of the reproductive system,physiology of pregnancy, the mother´s physiology in pregnancy, prenatal care, increasing the health level of the mother and fetus during pregnancy, genetic counseling, medication used during pregnancy and teratogenic effects, nutrition in pregnancy , the role of midwives in the antenatal period.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Explains the midwives´ roles and responsibilities within framework of professional laws and regulations.
X
2
Explains the basic concepts of women and their reproductive health,national and international health indicators.
X
3
Understands the importance of maternal health care.
X
4
Explains the anatomy and physiology of male and female reproductive organs.
X
5
Cares to protect, maintain and develop physical, psychological and social health of the mother, the newborn and family starting from intrauterine period.
X
6
Does genetic counseling for the pregnant and the couple in preconceptionale, prenatal, and innatal period.
X
7
Fulfills the pregnant´s and her family´s care requirement in labour.
8
Fulfills the normal puerpera´s, newborn´s and family´s care requirement during postpartum period.
9
Aims to improve basic health indicators, cares to protect and promote the health of mother and infant.
X
10
Plans, implements and gives training about necessary care and attempt for women who have gynecological problems.
11
Cares for woman in all life stages.
12
Uses the management activities for planning, organization, implementation and evaluation of midwifery services, aware of the roles and responsibilities of the profession.
X
13
Implements optimal health practices to her own life.
X
14
Uses computer and information technology.
15
Uses effective communication skills with healthy/sick person and health team member.
X
16
Knows foreign language enough to communicate.
17
In addition to developing professionally, constantly improves herself by identifying her own learning needs in accordance with her interests and capabilities in scientific, social, cultural and artistic fields.
X
18
Evaluates the woman, pregnant, mother and newborn in pre-pregnancy, pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum period with ethical values, holistic and humanistic approach in accordance with primary health care services.
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Fertility and Maternal Health The Importance of Prenatal Care Reading
2 Pregnancy Related Terminology and Health Criteria Reading
3 Male and Female Reproductive System Anatomy Reading
4 Male and Female Reproductive System Physiology Reading
5 Formation of Pregnancy Physiological Changes in Pregnancy Reading
6 Antenatal Care Services role of the midwife Reading
7 Parenthood preparation and Prenatal Adaptation Reading
8 I. Mid-term Exam Reading, Revision
9 Pregnancy Symptoms Reading
10 Antenatal Care Reading
11 Common symptoms and precautions to be taken during pregnancy Increasing the health level of the mother and fetus during pregnancy Reading
12 Nutrition in pregnancy Antenatal Exercises Reading
13 Evaluation of fetal health: Evaluation of fetal maturity - Chorionic villus sampling - Fetoskopi - Percutaneous Umbilical Blood sample - Amniocentesis - Nonstress test (NST) - Contraction Stress Test (CST) - Ultrasound - Fetal - Biophysics Profile - Assessment of Maternal Fetal Movements Reading, research
14 II. Mid-term Exam Reading, Revision
15 Home visits technique and practice Cultural Approaches in Midwifery Reading, research
16-17 Final Exam Reading, Revision

Recommended or Required Reading
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