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OBGY712 Pre and Early Pregnancy Care

Contraception, pre-pregnancy counselling, antenatal education, the provision of antenatal care, early pregnancy complications to include miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, hyperemesis, grief reaction, fetal abnormality, differential diagnosis of lower abdominal pain in early pregnancy.

OBGY 712 covers the care of women who are planning for pregnancy or who wish to avoid pregnancy. It deals with the first trimester of pregnancy and common complications.

Paper title Pre and Early Pregnancy Care
Paper code OBGY712
Subject Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (7 February 2017 - 23 March 2017), 2nd Non standard period (4 July 2017 - 17 August 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,615.65
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,475.00

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Restriction
OBGX 712
Limited to
PGCertWHlth, PGDipOMG
Notes
(i) This paper is designed for the continuing professional education of health professionals involved in the provision of women's health care, and is also a compulsory paper for the Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology. (ii) Limited to 30 students per semester. (iii) For more information: www.otago.ac.nz/womens-health-postg
Eligibility
Recommended for general practitioners (GPs) and GP registrars, family planning doctors and sexual health physicians, and those doctors considering a future in general practice, obstetrics and gynaecology, paediatrics or emergency medicine. Suitable for midwives, practice nurses, family planning and public health nurses.

Enrolments for this paper are limited and require departmental permission. View more information about limitations of enrolment.
Contact
Amanda Phillips: Women's and Children's Health Distance Learning Co-ordinator
Email: wch.distancelearning@otago.ac.nz
Tel: 03 470 9688
Teaching staff
Convenor: Dr Celia Devenish
Teaching Staff: Dr Dawn Miller, Dr Celia Devenish, Dr Peter Abels
Paper Structure
One of four distance-taught papers that are offered as part of Postgraduate Certificate in Women's Health (PGCertWHlth) and Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology (PGDipOMG) programmes
Teaching Arrangements
Consists of six 2-hour Tuesday evening audioconferences on Zoom conducted fortnightly over twelve weeks
Textbooks
Introduction to Obstetrics and Gynaecology, by Professor Cindy Farquhar and Associate Professor Helen Roberts, University of Auckland
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
This paper is taught with a patient-centred, problem-based focus. It has been designed to extend the knowledge of health practitioners by covering a broad range of issues affecting the health of women of all ages.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (7 February 2017 - 23 March 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

2nd Non standard period (4 July 2017 - 17 August 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

Contraception, pre-pregnancy counselling, antenatal education, the provision of antenatal care, early pregnancy complications to include miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, hyperemesis, grief reaction, fetal abnormality, differential diagnosis of lower abdominal pain in early pregnancy.

OBGY 712 covers the care of women who are planning for pregnancy or who wish to avoid pregnancy. It deals with the first trimester of pregnancy and common complications.

Paper title Pre and Early Pregnancy Care
Paper code OBGY712
Subject Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period(s) 1st Non standard period (7 February 2018 - 22 March 2018), 2nd Non standard period (3 July 2018 - 22 August 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Restriction
OBGX 712
Limited to
PGCertWHlth, PGDipOMG
Notes
(i) This paper is designed for the continuing professional education of health professionals involved in the provision of women's health care, and is also a compulsory paper for the Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology. (ii) Limited to 30 students per semester. (iii) For more information: www.otago.ac.nz/womens-health-postg
Eligibility
Recommended for general practitioners (GPs) and GP registrars, family planning doctors and sexual health physicians, and those doctors considering a future in general practice, obstetrics and gynaecology, paediatrics or emergency medicine. Suitable for midwives, practice nurses, family planning and public health nurses.

Enrolments for this paper are limited and require departmental permission. View more information about limitations of enrolment.
Contact
Amanda Phillips: Women's and Children's Health Distance Learning Co-ordinator
Email: wch.distancelearning@otago.ac.nz
Tel: 03 470 9688
Teaching staff
Convenor: Dr Celia Devenish
Teaching Staff: Dr Dawn Miller, Dr Celia Devenish, Dr Peter Abels
Paper Structure
One of four distance-taught papers that are offered as part of Postgraduate Certificate in Women's Health (PGCertWHlth) and Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology (PGDipOMG) programmes
Teaching Arrangements
Consists of six 2-hour Tuesday evening audioconferences on Zoom conducted fortnightly over twelve weeks

N1: Wednesday, 7 February - Thursday, 22 March 2018.
Examination: Wednesday, 28 March 2018, in the evening, in the town/city you enrolled as your semester address

N2: Tuesday, 3 July - Thursday, 16 August 2018
Examination: Wednesday, 22 August 2018, in the evening, in the town/city you enrolled as your semester address
Textbooks
Introduction to Obstetrics and Gynaecology, by Professor Cindy Farquhar and Associate Professor Helen Roberts, University of Auckland
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
This paper is taught with a patient-centred, problem-based focus. It has been designed to extend the knowledge of health practitioners by covering a broad range of issues affecting the health of women of all ages.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (7 February 2018 - 22 March 2018)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

2nd Non standard period (3 July 2018 - 22 August 2018)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard