Plymouth University

Plymouth University

Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration)

Students study how to promote and restore people�s health and well-being, enhance people�s occupational function in everyday life in order to meet their biological, psychological, social and spiritual needs through exploration and adaptation and critically evaluate the importance of occupational engagement for every stage of an individual�s life.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or above from within the last 5 years. GCSE mathematics and English at grade C is preferable. Preference is given to you if you have obtained these grades on application. Evidence of academic study within the last 5 years is required. Please note we do not accept key skills level 2 in place of GCSE English or mathematics. Applicants must pass disclosure and barring service and occupational health checks. Applicants who do not have English as their native language and do not have GCSE English grade C or above, require IELTS at an overall average score of at least 7.0, with a score of at least 7.0 in the listening and reading sections and at least 7.0 in the writing and speaking sections.

Course modules

Modules include: occupational studies (evaluating humans as occupational beings through the life cycle); occupational studies (evaluating occupation for promoting health and wellness of communities); occupational studies (foundations for occupation and well being); occupational studies (occupational performance and interruption); practice placement 1, preparation for professional practice and project design for research.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 2 years
MSc Part-time - 4 years

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01752 585858