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Evaluations:

Evaluation Forms must be printed out, signed and dated, and sent with the end-of-trimester submission to NCM by mail.

Form Description

MSM Student-Preceptor Evaluation Form

This form is required at the end of each trimester in which the student was active. An evaluation form must be completed with each preceptor with whom the student worked during that trimester and must accompany any other work the student turns in.
Credit Value Assessment Form Course Credit Value Assessment - Did the amount of time needed for the student to complete each course meet the time requirement stated on the syllabus?
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Prerequisites:

  • College–recognized state or national midwifery license or certification
  • B.A. or B.S. including Introduction to Writing and Presenting on Midwifery Topics, Statistics, College-level Math, Community Health.
Course Syllabi Word Version Adobe Acrobat Version   Test Key Credits
Prerequisite Courses (Please note:  Prerequisite courses may be completed concurrently with NCM coursework):
           
MOD1-MATH112G-Fundamental Math
.doc .pdf   N/A N/A
3
ENG260-Introduction to Writing and Presenting on Midwifery Topics
.doc .pdf   N/A N/A
4
MOD8-HON211G-Statistics
.doc .pdf   Test Key
3
HON393G-Community Health
.doc .pdf   N/A N/A
3

 

The student chooses to complete either the MSM Portfolio Track or the MSM Thesis Track:

PORTFOLIO TRACK:

Course Syllabi Word Version Adobe Acrobat Version Credits
MSM Portfolio Track Courses:
     
MW500 100 MANA STATISTICS BIRTHS
.doc .pdf
4
MW510-Mother / Baby Media Project
.doc .pdf
3
MW520-Development of Policy & Procedure for Clinical Practice
.doc .pdf
4
MW540-Community Maternal- Child Health Analysis
.doc .pdf
3
MW550-Evidence Based Midwifery Practice
.doc .pdf
4
MW560-Mother / Baby Community Program Development
.doc .pdf
4
MW570-Midwifery Research Methodologies
.doc .pdf
4
MW580-Maternal/Child Health Research Practicum
.doc .pdf
4

THESIS TRACK:

Course Syllabi Word Version Adobe Acrobat Version Credits
MSM Thesis Track Courses:
     
MW500 100 MANA STATISTICS BIRTHS
.doc .pdf
4
MW520-Development of Policy & Procedure for Clinical Practice
.doc .pdf
4
MW530-Elective with Midwifery Curriculum Development
.doc .pdf
4
MW550-Evidence Based Midwifery Practice
.doc .pdf
4
MW570-Midwifery Research Methodologies
.doc .pdf
4
MW590-MSM Thesis (see below)
   
10

Senior Thesis Based on Clinical Research Project:

(10 Credits)

Outline of the Research Review Process
Research Guidelines
Research Project Proposal Checklist
Research Thesis Checklist
Research Project Proposal /Thesis Draft Approval Request Form
Additional Resources:
(research guidelines)ThesisGdlnsFinal1-08(2)
Charter for Ethical Research
Federal Policy on the Protection of Human Subjects
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
MLA Formatting & Style Guidelines (requires internet connection)
How to write a thesis (requires internet connection)
NCM Highly Recommends completing an online course on how to write a scientific research paper:

BSM ENG 404-Writing & Presenting on Midwifery Topics

.doc .pdf  

4 credits

 

Some of the courses above require the following resources:

MW550-Evidence Based Midwifery Practice:

550Comprehensivesystematicreviewforadvancednursing

550systematicreviewpropsaloutline

 

Statistics:
Part I: Please use documents entitled
Definitions
Introduction to the scientific method
L. Cheney Lab 1
Part II: Please use documents entitled
Murphy, Patricia Aikins, and Albers, Sarah L. Evaluation of Research Studies. J. of Nurse Midwifery. Vol 37, No. 4. 1992.
Flint, Caroline. The Know Your Midwife Scheme.
Part III: Please use the documents entitled
Mehl-Madrona, Lewis and Morgaine. Physician and Midwife-Attended Home Births. J. of Nurse Midwifery. Vol 42, No. 2. 1997.
Cheyney Definitions-Mortality Statistics
Induction, Mosoprostol Controversy
Planned Home Births in BC, Janssen
Washington State Planned (Pang)
Part IV: Please use the documents entitled
Cheyney Spreadsheet
CMSC-MANA Stats Form

Community Health: Cook, Katsi. Article: Into Our Hands.