Maternity Care (Cert HE)

the United Kingdom

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The award
Cert HE

How long you will study
1 - 2 year

Domestic course fees
GBP 9000 per year

How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
find out

All study options

About Maternity Care at Swansea University

We have designed this innovative one-year Higher Education Certificate as a gateway for people wanting to move into a career in maternity care or to consolidate their existing skills in this sector.

If you are currently a maternity care support worker or a nursery nurse working in maternity services, this flexible full time course is an ideal route to enhance your professional practice skills and pave the way to further career development or study opportunities.

If you are or would like to become a self-employed doula, you will also learn valuable business development skills including financial planning and records, tax issues, and marketing.

With a strong focus on self-development, self-awareness, and holistic skills, you will gain a detailed knowledge and understanding of key aspects of physiology, family, society, communication, culture, health, and maternity care services in the UK.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardCert HEHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study1 - 2 year
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 9000 per yearInternational course fees find out

Entry requirements

Contact Swansea University to find course entry requirements.

What students think about Swansea University

    Farhana Jaidin, Brunei (Politics)

    Swansea has a lot of tourist attractions and aside from that, the city is bustling with every entertainment you could think of, cinemas, restaurants, occasional student gatherings, you name it!

    Swansea is also within easy reach from London or Cardiff Airport, three hours and an hour respectively, so it is effortless if students want to travel for a mini weekend break.

    People in Swansea live in a close community so you don’t feel left out. You are so much in a part of the family as everyone else is. The student societies are very active in Swansea University and there are a lot of choices to choose from.

    Abir Abdul-Rahim, Malaysia

    Where are you from?
    Shah Alam, Malaysia

    Where did you study (which institution or school) before coming to Swansea?
    Tunku Abdul Rahman College, Kuala Lumpur for A Levels.
    Tunku Kurshiah College, Negeri Sembilan for high school.

    Why choose Swansea University?
    Low cost living and student life here is said to be good. Making it a conducive environment to study.

    What course are you doing?
    BSc Actuarial Science

    What do you do in your free time?
    I am involved with student body organisation based in London called UKEC (United Kingdom and Eire Council). It's a representative of all Malaysian Societies in the UK and Eire. Am currently the National Treasurer of it.

    What has been the highlight of your time in Swansea?
    Being part of the societies and organized student events for our fellow students here. It has helped me to mingle well with the other nationalities.

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