Charles Sturt University

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy

Charles Sturt University
Institution rating
4.2
Duration
From 4 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
March

Why study this course

The Bachelor of Occupational Therapy aims to prepare students for professional practice or further study, with an emphasis on current practice issues, including quality management of services, ethical issues, research and communication skills.

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Occupational Therapist, Disability Support Worker, Support Worker, Allied Health Assistant, and 2 more.

Recognition

The course is accredited by OT Australia, The Australian Association of Occupational Therapists and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT). Accreditation by WFOT enables graduates to be employed both in Australia and overseas.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Successful completion of two university level subjects; OR
  • Completion of a Certificate IV or higher; OR
  • Successful completion of a tertiary preparation course from an Australian University or an accredited provider

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Albury-Wodonga
  • Port Macquarie

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

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

Career Insights

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

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Occupational Therapist
$70k2,306
Disability Support Worker
$75k3,560
Support Worker
$60k4,341
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Student ratings of Charles Sturt University courses

Charles Sturt University
4.2
(463 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
91%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
89%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.3
Course content compared to what was expected
4.3
Balance between theory and practical work
4.0
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.2
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.3
Assistance to help you find a job
3.4
Quality of online study portal
4.2
Transparency of course fees
4.3

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Find out more about this course

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy

You may wish to discuss the following with Charles Sturt University:

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

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