Taught course

Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration)

Institution
Leeds Beckett University · Clinical and Applied Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have at least a second class honours degree completed in the last five years in the cognate subjects of science, social sciences, healthcare (including degrees in related health and social care professions), psychology, philosophy, sociology, history, politics, environment or arts.

Months of entry

January

Course content

Gain the skills to become a professional occupational therapist, able to deliver and evaluate occupational therapy in a range of settings.

This programme is underpinned by an understanding of humans as occupational beings, the relationship between occupation and health, models of occupation, occupational science and occupational justice.

You will learn how to carry out occupational therapy assessments and interventions with people across the lifespan and with a range of difficulties, such as dementia, stroke, homelessness or unemployment. Your learning experience will include problem-based tutorials, journal clubs, creative and practical sessions, self-directed learning and research. You will be required to undertake a minimum of 1,000 hours of professional practice under the supervision and direction of experienced occupational therapists.

Research Excellence Framework 2014 - 20% of our research in the Public Health, Health Services and Primary Care unit is world leading or internationally excellent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Enquiries
Email
admissionsenquiries@leedsbeckett.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 812 3113