Occupational Therapy Studies offered at the University of Queensland is designed for students with an approved degree and who have completed courses in human anatomy, statistics, human physiology, and social science (including psychology, sociology, or anthropology).
Integrate your previous studies with the principles of occupational therapy practice.
This program will see you develop the interdisciplinary knowledge and professional skills needed to practice as an Occupational Therapist.
Undertake a range of research-focused courses. You will complete advanced training in clinical reasoning and health research, furthering your understanding of the role of evidence in occupational therapy practice.
Be confident and job-ready with more than 1000 hours on fieldwork and supervised placements. Our placements reflect the diversity of occupational therapy practice, and meet the standards set by the World Federation of Occupational Therapy.
Graduates of the Master of Occupational Therapy Studies typically work across the public, private and not-for-profit sectors, both in Australia and internationally. They may work in:
- public and private hospitals
- community health centres and agencies
- rehabilitation units (medical, psychiatric and vocational)
- aged care facilities
- primary and secondary schools
- private practice
- industry and government institutions
- nursing homes
- psychiatric clinics and hostels
- residential and rehabilitation centres for people with intellectual disabilities
- supported accommodation, employment and leisure services for people with mental issues
- housing and design services
- early intervention units in regular and special schools
- independent living centres
- research institutions.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses included:
Introduction to Occupational Therapy for Graduates
- Occupational Performance & Evaluation across the Lifespan
- Human Anatomy & Occupation
- Creating Inclusive Communities: OT Practices for Promoting Inclusion (of People with Disability)
- Health Sciences Research Discovery
- Promoting Participation through Occupation & the Environment
- Occupational Therapy for Children & Youth I for Graduates
- Promoting Occupational Performance for People with Chronic Medical and Mental Health Conditions
- Health Sciences Research Evaluation
- Occupational Therapy for Children & Youth II for Graduates
- Psychosocial Aspects of Occupational Therapy Practice
- Occupational Performance & Participation for Adults with Acute & Chronic Medical Conditions
- 29 months
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DisciplinesPublic Health Human Medicine Health Sciences View 204 other Masters in Public Health in Australia
CRICOS code: 002041G
- Applicants must hold a bachelor degree and have completed university level studies in statistics, human anatomy, human physiology, and social sciences.
- Please see additional application information for further details on entry requirements.
- Entry is competitive based on GPA with a limited intake capacity
- The minimum GPA to be considered for admission into this program is 4.0.
International47136 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 47136 AUD per year and a duration of 29 months.
National29920 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 29920 AUD per year and a duration of 29 months.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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