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Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)

This page was first published on 21 November 2022 and was last amended on 15 December 2022.
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Honours unit of study table (Table A)

Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) (Honours)

Honours is available to meritorious students who will complete an alternative set of units of study in the last three semesters of the program.
Students in the honours course must complete 192 credit points of units of study comprising:
(a) 138 credit points of core units listed in the table below; and
(b) a minor (36 credit points) of core units listed in the table for Disability, Participation and Health table; and
(c) 18 credit points of Honours units listed in the table below
(d) maintain a credit average or higher throughout the honours program.
(e) not fail a unit of study throughout their degree (any exceptions require Honours Committee approval).
Note: All Occupational Therapy students must complete the relevant pre-placement requirements prior to all Work Integrated Learning or fieldwork placements
The honours course is full-time only over 4 years of study

 

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites
C: Corequisites N: Prohibition

Year 1 - Core units

BIOS1168
Essential Musculoskeletal Human Anatomy
6  
OCCP1103
Occupational Therapy Theory and Process
6
OCCP1104
Analysing and Teaching Occupations
6
OCCP1105
Physical Capacity and Occupational Performance
6 A BIOS1168
OCCP1106
Psychosocial Capacity and Occ Performance 1
6

Year 2 - Core units

OCCP2101
Self-maintenance and Rest Occupations
6 A OCCP1101 and OCCP1102 and OCCP1104
P OCCP1103 and OCCP1105 and OCCP2090
N OCCP2085
OCCP2102
Home and Community Occupations
6 A OCCP1101 and OCCP1102 and OCCP1104 and OCCP1105
P (OCCP1103 and OCCP2090) or (OCCP1096 and OCCP1099)
N OCCP2087
OCCP2105
Practice Education 1
6 P (OCCP1103 AND OCCP1104 AND OCCP1105 AND OCCP1106) OR (OCCP1099 AND OCCP1100)
N OCCP2086
BIOS1171
Neuroscience
6 N BIOS2171 or BIOS2103 or ANAT2X10
OCCP2103
Occupational Performance at School
6 A OCCP1101 and OCCP1102
P OCCP1103 and OCCP1105 and OCCP1104 or (OCCP1096 and OCCP1097 and OCCP1098)
N OCCP3076
OCCP2104
Neuromotor Capacity and Occupational Perf
6 A BIOS1168 and BIOS1171
P OCCP1103 and OCCP1105
C BIOS1171

Year 3 - Core units

OCCP3101
Practice Education 2
6 A OCCP1101 and OCCP1102 and OCCP2091 and OCCP2089
P BIOS1168 and OCCP2105 and OCCP2101 and OCCP2102 and OCCP2103 and OCCP2104
N OCCP3061
OCCP3102
Using and Generating Evidence in OT
6 P OCCP2105
C OCCP3101
N OCCP4089
OCCP3103
Practice Education 3
12 A OCCP1101 and OCCP1102 and OCCP2091 and OCCP2089
P BIOS1168 and OCCP2105 and OCCP2101 and OCCP2102 and OCCP2103 and OCCP2104
C OCCP3101
N OCCP3065
BHSC3021
Honours A: Research Design
6  
OCCP3104
Infancy and Pre school Occ Performance
6 A OCCP1101 and OCCP1102 and OCCP2103 and OCCP2104
P OCCP1103 and OCCP1105 and OCCP1104
N OCCP2088
OCCP3105
Cognitive Capacity and Occ Performance
6 A BIOS1168 and BIOS1171
P OCCP1103 and OCCP1105
OCCP3106
Participation and Ageing Well
6 A OCCP1101 and OCCP1102 and OCCP2103 and OCCP2104
P OCCP1103 and OCCP1105 and OCCP1104
N OCCP3078

Year 4 - Core units (2024)

BHSC4012
Honours B: Applied Research Skills
6 P BHSC3021
BHSC4013
Honours C: Research Project
6 P BHSC4012
Units of study offered from 2024. OCCP4XXX Work Occupations, OCCP4XXX Psychosocial Capacity and Occ Perf 2, OCCP4XXX Practice Education 4

Post-publication amendments

Date Original publication Post-publication amendment
15/12/2022 BIOS1168 title published as:
Functional Musculoskeletal Anatomy A
BIOS1168 title amended to:
Essential Musculoskeletal Human Anatomy