Master of Occupational Therapy Practice

Monash University

This program enables students with a first degree other than occupational therapy (but in a related field to obtain a professional, entry level qualification at a postgraduate level of study) to practice as an occupational therapist. The course includes 1000 hours of fieldwork education commensurate with World Federation of Occupational Therapists Minimum Standards for the Education of Occupational Therapists. The program is an integrated curriculum centred on Scenario-Based Learning.

Course Fee:

Australian: $52,000
International: $84,000

Entry Requirements:

An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) with at least high credit (65%) average, and have completed either: A minimum of at least one six-credit-point unit of study in human anatomy/physiology or a related area from any recognised tertiary institution or The Monash Human Biology short course or BMA1901 Human Structure and Function as a single-unit enrolment at Monash Applicants who are already registered Occupational Therapists in Australia or overseas are not eligible to be considered for this course.


This program consists of 8 compulsory units.

Subjects you can Study:

Occupational therapy practice

Further information:

Special Course Requirements Upon enrolment you will asked to comply with the mandatory immunisation requirements in readiness for clinical/fieldwork placements. You will also be required to obtain a Police Check (annual requirement) and a Working with Children Check.

Accepts International Students:


Related Careers:

Occupational Therapist,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Peninsula No info No Full time 2 years

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