Bachelor of Midwifery

Victoria University of Wellington

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Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification with a minimum of 18 credits at Level 3 in Biology and/or Chemistry.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of the Bachelor of Midwifery will be eligible to apply for registration with the NZ Midwifery Council and will be well-prepared to practice both in the community as case-loading midwives or in hospitals and health centres as employed midwives. They will have acquired the knowledge and skills needed to meet the standards of competence to practice within the Midwifery Scope of Practice as well as the educational preparation to pursue postgraduate study.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Nursing at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601

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