Bond University launches new Master of Occupational Therapy program
The program is the first occupational therapy master’s degree in Australia to provide the opportunity to complete a clinical research project or undertake business electives in preparation for an occupational therapy career in health management or private practice. This unique offering means graduates will be will prepared to meet existing community needs and be prepared for those required by the Australian National Disability Insurance Scheme.
Students will benefit from extensive professional practice placements of more than 1,000 hours in a variety of settings such as private practice, community and mental health services, aged care and hospitals.
There will only be one intake per year, with the program accepting the first intake of students in the September 2016 semester.
Bond University Master of Occupational TherapyProgram: Master of Occupational Therapy
Location: Gold Coast, Queensland
Next intake: September 2016
Duration: 2 calendar years (6 semesters)
Application deadline: No set deadline. Candidates are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
The minimum academic entry requirement is an undergraduate degree in health sciences or other related degree with
- one semester of anatomy,
- one semester of physiology, and
- two semesters of psychology or sociology or behavioural science.