Taught course

Occupational Therapy (pre-registration)

Sheffield Hallam University · Occupational Therapy

Entry requirements

You must normally have and include evidence of in your application • a GCSE pass at grade C or above in English and mathematics • some experience of research or knowledge of research methods • previous experience in a managerial, supervisory or leadership capacity or be able to demonstrate comparable personal qualities Plus at least one of the following • an honours degree with a 2:2 or above in a relevant subject including any psychological, sociological, biological or health sciences • a professional qualification at degree level such as teaching, nursing, social work or an allied health profession

Months of entry


Course content

Gain the skills and knowledge required to apply for registration as an occupational therapist anywhere in the UK, on this innovative course. Over 28 months you learn both in the practice setting and at university.

Key points
• Study on the only course of its kind in the UK.
• Register with the UK Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) after completion.
• Learn from an award-winning team.
• Gain real experience with over 30 weeks on placement.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


full time
28 months

Course contact details

Course Advice and Information Team
0114 225 5555
0114 225 2167