Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) – BPASOCTE5000

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Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) Pass

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session
Course BPASOCTE-05: Pass course; full-time, 4 years

Year 1

Semester 1
BIOS1168
Functional Musculoskeletal Anatomy A
6    N BIOS1136, BIOS1159, BIOS5090
Semester 1
Semester 2
HSBH1003
Health, Behaviour and Society
6    N BACH1133, BACH1134, BACH1130, BACH1161, BACH1132
Semester 1
OCCP1096
Understanding Occupation-People-Context
6      Semester 1
OCCP1097
Analysing Occupations and Performance
6      Semester 1
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
OCCP1098
Teaching Occupations and Performance
6      Semester 2
OCCP1099
Occupational Performance: Healthcare 1
6      Semester 2
OCCP1100
Professional Practice I
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive June
Intensive November
Intensive September
Semester 1
Semester 2
Elective (non-OT) [6] (see note 1)
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS

Year 2

Semester 1
HSBH1007
Health Science and Research
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
OCCP2084
Occupational Performance: Healthcare 2
6      Semester 1
OCCP2085
Occupational Performance: Home & Family
6      Semester 1
OCCP2086
Professional Practice 2
6    P OCCP1099, OCCP1100

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Briefing and debriefing sessions, 2 weeks full-time supervised clinical placement
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive June
Intensive November
Semester 1
Semester 2
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
BIOS1171
Neuroscience
6    N BIOS1137, BIOS2103
Semester 1
Semester 2
OCCP2087
Occupational Performance: Community
6      Semester 2
OCCP2088
Occupational Performance: Child & Family
6      Semester 2
Elective (non-OT) [6] (see note 1)
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS

Year 3

Semester 1
OCCP3061
Professional Practice IIIA
12    P OCCP1096, OCCP1097, OCCP1098, OCCP1099, OCCP2084, OCCP2085, OCCP2086, OCCP2087, OCCP2088, BIOS1168

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive July
Intensive June
Intensive March
Intensive November
Semester 1
Semester 2
OCCP3065
Professional Practice IIIB
12    P OCCP2086, OCCP3061

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive June
Intensive May
Intensive November
Semester 1
Semester 2
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
OCCP3076
Occupational Performance: Education
6      Semester 2
OCCP3077
Occupational Performance: Productivity
6      Semester 2
OCCP3078
Occupational Performance: Retirement
6      Semester 2
Elective (non-OT) [6] (see note 1)
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS

Year 4

Semester 1
OCCP4087
Health Promotion Through Occupation
6      Semester 1
Three Electives (OT or non-OT) [18] (see note 1)
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
OCCP4088
Professional Practice IV
18    P OCCP3061, OCCP3065

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive August
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive June
Intensive November
Semester 1
Semester 2
OCCP4089
Evaluation in Professional Practice
6      Semester 2
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Notes
1. Students are required to complete 36 credit points of electives over the course of the degree. At least 6 credit points must come from the Behavioural or Social Sciences (or equivalent) and a minimum of 6 credit points must come from the Biomedical Sciences (or equivalent). Otherwise, students may choose from Non-OT units of study as well as Year 4 OT elective units of study. For Non-OT electives, see Faculty Electives chapter. Students may also take broader University electives.

Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) Honours

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session
Course BHASOCTH-05: Honours course; full-time, 4 years

Years 1 and 2

As per Pass course (see note 1)

Year 3 (first offered 2015)

Semester 1
OCCP3061
Professional Practice IIIA
12    P OCCP1096, OCCP1097, OCCP1098, OCCP1099, OCCP2084, OCCP2085, OCCP2086, OCCP2087, OCCP2088, BIOS1168

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive July
Intensive June
Intensive March
Intensive November
Semester 1
Semester 2
OCCP3065
Professional Practice IIIB
12    P OCCP2086, OCCP3061

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive June
Intensive May
Intensive November
Semester 1
Semester 2
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
Choose two of the following three OCCP units (total 12 credit points)
OCCP3076
Occupational Performance: Education
6      Semester 2
OCCP3077
Occupational Performance: Productivity
6      Semester 2
OCCP3078
Occupational Performance: Retirement
6      Semester 2
plus
BHSC3021
Honours A: Research Design
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
and One Research Elective [6] (see note 1)
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS

Year 4 (last offered 2015)

Semester 1
OCCP4087
Health Promotion Through Occupation
6      Semester 1
OCCP4090
Honours Research Seminar 2
6      Semester 1
OCCP4091
Honours Thesis 1
12      Semester 1
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
OCCP4092
Professional Practice IVH
12    P OCCP3061, OCCP3065

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive June
Intensive November
Semester 1
Semester 1a
Semester 2
OCCP4093
Honours Thesis 2
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Note
1. Students enrol in a research elective that matches their research topic. This decision should be taken together with their supervisor.

Occupational Therapy Electives

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session
Students choose up to three OT or non-OT electives of 6 credit points each (total 18 credit points) and at least 12 credit points of Faculty electives. Availability of OCCP professional electives may vary from year to year. Faculty of Health Science electives are shown in Faculty Electives chapter. Students may also take broader University electives.
OCCP4079
OT in Learning & Co-ord Difficulties
6    P OCCP3076
Semester 1
OCCP4080
Upper Limb and Hand Rehabilitation
6    P OCCP1099, BIOS1168

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Weekly attendance is mandatory
Semester 1
OCCP4082
OT in Work Injury Prevention and Rehab
6    P OCCP3077
Semester 1
OCCP4083
Mental Health Interventions
6    P OCCP2084
Semester 1
OCCP4085
People with Intellectual Disability
6    P OCCP3065
Semester 1
OCCP4086
Professional Elective - General
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Departmental permission required for enrolment
Semester 1