Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)

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

Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)

Students complete 192 credit points of units of study comprising:
(a) 138 credit points of core units listed below; and
(b) a major in Disability, Participation and Health; OR
(c) a minor in Disability, Participation and Health; and
(d) where appropriate, elective units of study from Table A or Table S to satisfy a total of 192 credit points for the course.
Note: All Occupational Therapy students must complete the relevant pre-placement requirements prior to all work integrated learning or fieldwork placements.

Year 1 core units

BIOS1168
Functional Musculoskeletal Anatomy A
6   

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Semester 1
Semester 2
OCCP1103
Occupational Therapy Theory and Process
6   

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Semester 1
OCCP1104
Analysing and Teaching Occupations
6   

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Semester 1
OCCP1105
Physical Capacity and Occupational Performance
6    A BIOS1168


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Semester 2
OCCP1106
Psychosocial Capacity and Occ Performance 1
6   

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Semester 2

Year 2 core units (2022)

BIOS1171
Neuroscience
6    N BIOS2171 or BIOS2103 or ANAT2X10


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Semester 1
Semester 2
More units available in 2022. OCCP2XXX Home and Community Occupations, OCCP2XXXX Self-maintenance and Rest Occupations, OCCP2XXX Occupational Performance at School, OCCP2XXX Neuro-motor Capacity and Occ Performance, OCCP2XXX Practice Education 1

Year 3 core units (2023)

Units of study offered from 2023. OCCP3XXX Practice Education 2, OCCP3XXX Practice Education 3, OCCP3XXX Using and Generating Evidence in OT, OCCP3XXX Infancy and Pre-School Occ Performance, OCCP3XXX Cognitive Capacity and Occ Performance

Year 4 core units (2024)

Units of study offered from 2024. OCCP4XXX Work Occupations, OCCP4XXX Psychosocial Capacity and Occ Perf 2, OCCP4XXX Healthy Ageing and Participation, OCCP4XXX Practice Education 4