La Trobe University

Master of Occupational Therapy Practice

La Trobe University
Institution rating
4.0
Duration
2 yearsfull-time
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
January

Why study this course

  • Prepare for a career as an Occupational Therapist.
  • Develop skills in the assessment, intervention and the adaptation of environments to maximise the wellbeing and productivity of individuals.

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Occupational Therapist, Disability Support Worker, Support Worker, Allied Health Assistant, and 7 more.

Recognition

This course is accredited by the Occupational Therapy Council (Australia and New Zealand) and is approved by the World Federation of Occupational Therapists.

Entry requirements

Bachelor degree with a weighted average mark of 65%.

Previous study in health, education, social, psychological or biological sciences is recommended.

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Bendigo
  • Melbourne

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

Visit La Trobe 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 La Trobe 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, La Trobe 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.

Work placement

Work placement gives you invaluable real-life skills, so you graduate ready to step into a job.

This course requires completion of 1,000 hours of professional practice.


Visit La Trobe University's website to find out more about credit, RPL, or work placement.

Career Insights

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

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Occupational Therapist
$70k2,497
Disability Support Worker
$75k3,768
Support Worker
$60k4,595
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Student ratings of La Trobe University courses

La Trobe University
4.0
(484 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
85%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
84%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.1
Course content compared to what was expected
4.1
Balance between theory and practical work
3.9
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.1
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.1
Assistance to help you find a job
3.1
Quality of online study portal
4.0
Transparency of course fees
4.1

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Master of Occupational Therapy Practice

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  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
  • Support with sourcing placements
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Master of Occupational Therapy Practice

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