Implementing Skills in OT Prof Practice (OCCP5240)


Extended fieldwork placements provide students with the opportunity to consolidate, apply, and further develop their knowledge of occupational therapy practice, with a focus on graduate capabilities. Enabling participation lies at the core of all occupational therapy practice and students will have the opportunity to implement, monitor, and evaluate a range of strategies as part of the fieldwork placement associated with this unit. As members of different interdisciplinary teams, students will have opportunities to engage in formal and informal inter-professional learning.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Briefing and debriefing sessions, Placement - 8 weeks full-time supervised clinical placement


Assessment of fieldwork performance via student practice evaluation form - revised (SPEF-R) (Pass/Fail)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

OCCP5237 and OCCP5238 and OCCP5239 and OCCP5208 and OCCP5218 and OCCP5219 and OCCP5222

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.