An approved degree in a field (other than occupational therapy) such as health, education, social, physical or biological sciences.
Entry is competitive based on GPA.
University level or equivalent courses are also required in Statistics, Human Anatomy, Social Sciences and Human Physiology. Refer to the information sheet for further details.
The courses offered in the Master of Occupational Therapy Studies are set out in the course list. Each course is allocated a certain number of units (#).Courses Program Rules
The Program Rules explain what is required to complete the Master of Occupational Therapy Studies. These requirements include the total number of units you need to complete in order to graduate.Program Rules
To have your degree conferred, you also need to comply with the General Award Rules. The General Award Rules, along with other policies and regulations, can be found on the University Rules page.
Students will undertake a variety of sessional practical experiences from year one before commencing their clinical placements in year two of the program.
Students may be required to undertake clinical placements outside of the Brisbane metropolitan area and students are required to fund their travel, accommodation and daily living expenses.
Graduates may be eligible for membership with the following professional bodies:
The Master of Occupational Therapy Studies is accredited by:
While this program may be accredited by an official industry body in Australia, completing this degree may not result in automatic accreditation for graduates. Please contact the relevant association for details.
Graduates of the Master of Occupational Therapy Studies have the opportunity to progress into the following programs:
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