CQUniversity Australia

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours)

CQUniversity Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00219C

This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills to practice as an Occupational Therapist, enabling students to use specific activities to help patients participate in everyday life activities. It also provides students with an underpinning knowledge of professional practice, human body systems, psychology and contemporary healthcare. Students will benefit from a strong focus on practical learning experiences across a range of practice settings, including the purpose-built Allied Health Clinic at CQUniversity Rockhampton.


26 units (192 credit points).


  • Occupational therapy

Standard entry requirements

  • English (Units 3 & 4, C) or equivalent
  • One of Biology, Chemistry or Physics (Units 3 & 4, C) or equivalent. English language requirements apply.


CQUniversity has been awarded full accreditation with Occupational Therapy Council (Australia and New Zealand). Upon graduation you will be eligible to apply for national registration to practice as an Occupational Therapist and work in a variety of practice settings.

Study pathways

Upon completion of this course, students may undertake postgraduate courses.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
CQUniversity Bundaberg International: $133,800
  • ATAR: 75
  • Full-time : 4 years
CQUniversity Rockhampton North International: $133,800
  • ATAR: 75
  • Full-time : 4 years

Further information

The units in professional practice contribute to the attainment of 1000 hours of professional practice. Some units within this course have a compulsory residential school. To find out more about CQUniversity's English language requirements visit www.cqu.edu.au/elp.

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