Neurology (Cousework)

University of Pretoria

Master On Campus
24 months
1874 EUR/year
937 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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As an international role-player focusing on healthcare in Africa,  the vision of the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Pretoria is to maintain health standards through quality education, research and community service. The Neurology (Cousework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.


Faculty Notes

Since its inception, it has grown to be one of the largest health training institutions in the country and boasts an undergraduate and postgraduate student corps of over 6 000.

Students who join this Faculty will be part of a new generation of health professionals. The Faculty’s training is outcomes-based and problem-orientated – a unique way of looking at patients and their health. The Neurology (Cousework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Occupational therapeutic anatomy
  • Anatomical pathology
  • Physiology 
  • Occupational therapy
  • Mini-dissertation: Occupational therapy 
  • Applied research methodology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application period starts on the 1st of May and ends on 31st of August




180 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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy or an equivalent qualification.
  • Registration as occupational therapist with the Health Professions Council of South Africa.
  • A student must have at least one year clinical experience in the proposed field of study (Community service year excluded).
  • A student must hold at least a 15 hours per week position for the duration of study deemed applicable to the proposed field of study by the head of department.
  • Fields of specialisation for the MOccTher degree with coursework are offered on an annual basis if at least five applicants apply for admission to a particular field of specialisation.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1874 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1874 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    937 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 937 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

R18 110 per annum


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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