University of Sydney

Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)

University of Sydney
Institution rating
4 yearsfull-time
Study mode
Next start date

Why study this course

  • Successful completion will allow you to pursue a role as an Occupational Therapist in hospitals, rehabilitation centres or private practice.
  • Access hands on experience through clinical placement within an extensive network of top-tier hospitals.

Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
Roles related to this course: Occupational Therapist, Clinician, and Allied Health Assistant.


Graduates are eligible for membership with the Australian Association of Occupational Therapists (OT Australia) and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Completion of an approved higher education program

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Camperdown/Darlington
  • Cumberland

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit University of Sydney's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit University of Sydney's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, University of Sydney can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Visit University of Sydney's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Occupational Therapist
Allied Health Assistant
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What are students saying?

Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)
University of Sydney
(1 reviews)

Published Aug 2018
Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)University of Sydney
Graduation date2017
Study modeOn-campus
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Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)

You may wish to discuss the following with University of Sydney:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)

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