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Advancing Practice in Occupational Therapy (Post-Registration)

Queen Margaret University

12 months
Duration
16500 GBP/year
6000 GBP/year
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About

Advancing Practice in Occupational Therapy (Post-Registration) at the Queen Margaret University is suitable for occupational therapists who wish to develop knowledge of the evidence-base in practice and to develop their critical thinking, clinical reasoning and understanding of research further. 

Overview

Advancing Practice in Occupational Therapy (Post-Registration) at the Queen Margaret University is suitable for occupational therapists from a wide range of settings and will support students to change career direction to advanced practitioner, education, research or management.

The flexible nature of the course allows you to design a programme relevant to you and your career path. We offer an intellectually stimulating opportunity for you to develop your academic knowledge and research skills, which will enhance your practice. As well as core modules, you will select topics and themes which are of specific interest to you.

Why QMU?

  • You choose your topic for most of the modules offered.
  • This is a highly flexible course in terms of delivery and duration.
  • Specific modules can be selected for your Continuing Professional Development studies.

Careers

This course will enable occupational therapists to change career direction to advanced practitioner, education, research or management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Developing Professional Practice Through Work-Based Learning
  • Specialist Practice Through Independent Study
  • Critically Engaging with Occupation
  • Working Together in the Management of Chronic Pain
  • Rights-based Practice for AHPs Working with Dementia, their Families and Carers

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally, an honours degree or equivalent in occupational therapy and HCPC registration or equivalent.
  • International: You will be required to provide evidence of English language competence at no less than IELTS 6.5 with no individual component score less than 6.0.
  • International students registering for the named award will normally have gained their professional qualification from a school recognised by the World Federation of Occupational Therapists.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • Scot/UK/ROI - £800 per 20 credit module
  • International - £960 per 20 credit module

Funding

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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