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Advanced Occupational Therapy

This course is ideal for occupational therapists who have a busy work schedule or home life. Endorsed by the College of Occupational Therapists (COT), it offers a flexible way to achieve expert status within your profession. The strong international focus of the course will also give you a global perspective on the field of occupational therapy.

Entry requirements

Students must hold a relevant qualification in occupational therapy; this may be a Diploma or an undergraduate degree. UK students must be HPC Registered. International students must have graduated from a World Federation of Occupational Therapy affiliated programme and must provide evidence of proficiency in English. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. Students whose 1st language is not English must provide evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Philosophy and theoretical base of occupational therapy; current issues; emerging practice/extending boundaries; research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessments are negotiated, which means that you can ensure that your assessment meets your learning needs, your current interests and the needs of your workplace as relevant. Your tutor will ensure that your proposed assessment has academic rigour and is equitable with the rest of your cohort.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,166 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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