Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours)

University of South Australia - UniSA

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Overview

Bachelor Honours Degree
Adelaide
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This degree is designed to ensure you graduate with the knowledge, skills and attributes needed to become an innovative and competent occupational therapist, with a strong focus on practical skills.

You will complete clinical field placements during your studies, this real-world experience will constitute a large portion of your learning during your third and fourth years. It is here that you will gain valuable hands-on skills that will enable a seamless transition from study to the workforce. Important industry connections will be made during these clinical placements.

Patient outcomes are also a focus and therefore communication and relationship skills essential for patient care are key components. You will also further develop your research skills and will complete a research project and thesis in collaboration with experienced researchers during your final year.
Careers

As an occupational therapist you can gain employment in a range of settings, including:

hospitals
private practice
community mental health...

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Additional Information

You will spend over 1,000 hours of completing clinical placements in metropolitan, rural or regional settings, providing you with the opportunity t...

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