Study Group Course Work is comprised of fifty-two modules, each module demanding focus on a particular topic and its context. The modules are designed to stimulate the self-motivation and passion for learning that are the hallmarks of the midwifery profession.

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Each 2009 Study Group module is posted individually below.* Click on the module title to open the pdf file. 

*NOTE: NMI is currently completing our major Study Group Course Work revision project, but all revised modules have not yet been completed and posted. Revised module titles listed in Bold are currently available: click on the bold module titles below to view the revised module and resources. 

Until all 52 of our newly revised modules are posted (by late 2017-early 2018), students may continue to complete and submit older versions of  NMI Study Group modules if the new version of the particular module is not yet available. However, if the new version is available you must complete and submit the revised module. 

Study Group Course Work Modules, 2009 PDFs

Artificial Rupture of Membranes

Birth Bag and Set Up - 2016 edition


Breech and Twins

Cesarean & VBAC

Charting & Practice Guidelines

Digestion- 2016 edition

Diversity Awareness

Ectopic Pregnancy - 2016 edition

Embryology & Fetal Development - 2016 edition

Sexuality and Gender

Fertility & Conception - 2016 edition

FHR Patterns

Fetal/Newborn Circulation

First Stage - 2016 edition

General Pregnancy & PP Ailments

Genetic & Prenatal Screening

Gestational Diabetes




Homeopathic Remedies


Jaundice - 2016 edition

Basic Life Science

Liver - 2016 edition


Newborn Apnea/Hypoxia/Respiratory Distress Syndrome


OP, Brow & Face Presentations

Pharmacology for Midwives

Physical Assessment

Physical & Sexual Abuse


Post-Dates Management & Post-Maturity

Postpartum Care

Postpartum Depression


Prenatal Labwork and Assessment

Preterm Labor

Renal System - 2016 edition

Ruptured Membranes

Second Stage

Shoulder Dystocia

Stillbirth & Miscarriage

Substance Abuse

Suturing - 2016 edition

Third Stage - 2016 edition

Transporting - 2016 edition

Urinary Tract Infection - 2016 edition

Uterine Size and Estimated Due Date Discrepancy

Well Woman Care