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Paediatrics (Coursework), MOccTher

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #551 (QS) ,
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 Paediatrics (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

About

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 Paediatrics (Coursework) 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 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    83

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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

    1177 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1177 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1177 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1177 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
R19 650 per annum

Living costs for Pretoria

  • 8592 - 10310 ZAR/month
    Living Costs

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