University of Canberra

Master of Occupational Therapy

University of Canberra
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From 2 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
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Why study this course

  • Gain the skills to start your career as an Occupational Therapist where you will help people live meaningful lives and engage in their day-to-day activities.
  • Form relationships with industry stakeholders and professionals through extensive work integrated learning opportunities in hospitals, health clinics and community organisations.

Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
Roles related to this course: Occupational Therapist, Support Worker, Disability Support Worker, Allied Health Assistant, and 3 more.


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

Entry requirements

Bachelor degree in any discipline with a credit average or higher

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Canberra

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

Visit University of Canberra'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 Canberra'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 Canberra 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.

You must complete 1,000 hours of practical placement

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

Career Insights

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

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Occupational Therapist
Support Worker
Disability Support Worker
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What are students saying?

Master of Occupational Therapy
University of Canberra
(1 reviews)

Published Sep 2018
Master of Occupational TherapyUniversity of Canberra
Graduation date2017
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
No support for students who work. Some lecturers were very supportive; others seemed very uncaring.
The student would not recommend this course to a friend, colleague or relative
This course had a positive impact on the student’s career
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
Assistance to help you find a job
Balance between theory and practical work
Transparency of course fees
Quality of teachers and academic support
Quality of online study portal
Course content compared to what was expected
Current and industry-relevant content

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Master of Occupational Therapy

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

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