The University of Queensland

Master of Occupational Therapy Studies

The University of Queensland
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2.5 yearsfull-time
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Why study this course

  • Build on your undergraduate degree and prepare for a career helping people overcome barriers that affect their day-to-day activities.
  • Gain real-world experience through extensive fieldwork and placements as well as through UQ's Occupational Therapy Clinic.
  • Learn from experienced researchers and teachers who specialise in disability and participation, aphasia and occupational performance.

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Occupational Therapist, Project Manager, Duty Manager, Researcher, and 2 more.


This course is recognised by the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia and the World Federation of Occupational Therapy.

Entry requirements

Bachelor degree with previous university level study in statistics, human anatomy, human physiology and social sciences

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • St Lucia

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

Visit The University of Queensland'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 The University of Queensland'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, The University of Queensland 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 more than 1,000 hours of fieldwork and placements.

Visit The University of Queensland's website to find out more about credit, RPL, or work placement.

Career Insights

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

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Occupational Therapist
Project Manager
Duty Manager
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Master of Occupational Therapy Studies

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Master of Occupational Therapy Studies

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