Midwifery

Postgraduate Study

If you are a practicing midwife and want to develop advanced skills then one of our postgraduate programmes could be a great next career move. Explore our range of postgraduate courses, independent research and scholarships.

Already a practising midwife?

If you want to develop advanced skills through independent research and scholarship, our postgraduate programmes are for you!

We offer flexible postgraduate options that are practice-focused and relevant. Our online learning options enable you to study from home and are tailored to meet your individual needs.

You’ll focus on aspects of midwifery practice and critically analyse your own midwifery experiences as a means to add depth to your knowledge base.

See the individual Postgraduate courses

Most postgraduate courses are 15 credits (approx.150 hours) while some are 30 credits (approx. 300 hours) which are outlined with an Asterix.

Midwifery Postgraduate qualifications

Health

A suitable option if you're a registered midwife and want to extend your expertise. The online learning option allows you to study from home and participate in online discussions. This programme also takes you one step closer to more advanced midwifery qualifications.

Duration

6 Months

Delivery

Online with workshops

Career potential

Senior Midwife, Specialist roles

Health, Health & Wellbeing

This advanced qualification can help you extend your knowledge in midwifery. It will enable critical thinking and research in your practice while you analyse your experiences as a midwife. You can also build upon this qualification with a Master of Midwifery.  

Duration

1 Year

Delivery

Online

Career potential

Senior Midwife, Specialist roles

Choose this intensive programme if you want to pursue independent research and scholarship. This internationally-recognised programme has a strong focus on research and theory. You can also build on your Postgraduate Diploma with another year to achieve the degree. 

Duration

2 Years

Delivery

Online

Career potential

Doctoral Research , Educator, Lead Maternity Carer (LMC), Private Practitioner, Senior Midwife

Complex Care pathway

Complex Care pathway

Develop your midwifery expertise in an area of complex practice

Contact us

If you want to know more about what we offer or you would like some guidance, we’re here to help. Feel free to chat to us directly about any questions you may have.