Occupational Therapy

Curtin University

30 months
43200 AUD/year
32400 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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This Occupational Therapy course from Curtin University offers you a fast-track option to becoming an occupational therapist.


In this Occupational Therapy course from Curtin University you will develop knowledge of four broad areas:

  • Medical, psychiatric, orthopaedic and neurological conditions that affect the health and wellbeing of individuals.
  • The theory and practice of occupational therapy including the study of occupation and analysis of the physical, psychological and social requirements of a variety of skills and activities.
  • Human development covering normal growth and development within the life cycle along with problems such as learning disabilities and the effects of ageing.
  • Occupational health and management, including prevention, education and rehabilitation programs for a variety of workplaces.

Why study 

  • Learn in high-quality laboratories and facilities.
  • Our courses enable you to take full advantage of the current world-wide shortage of occupational therapists.
  • Our graduate-entry Master of Occupational Therapy is recognised by the World Federation of Occupational Therapy, allowing you to practice in Europe and the United States.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Musculoskeletal Structure and Function 
  • Principles of Research Design 
  • Principles and Practice of Occupational Therapy 
  • Pathophysiology for Occupational Therapy 
  • Gerontology 
  • Neuroscience Neurodevelopment 
  • Physical Rehabilitation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines




525 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 077383K

  • A bachelor degree or equivalent, preferably in a health-related discipline with at least a credit (65%) average.
  • Evidence of studies in the human biosciences (e.g. human biology) and psychology or behavioural science is required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43200 AUD per year and a duration of 30 months.
  • National

    32400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32400 AUD per year and a duration of 30 months.


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Occupational Therapy
Curtin University