Bachelor of Occupational Therapy

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

In this degree, students will develop the skills needed to work as an occupational therapist to deliver life changing outcomes. They will learn how to enable people to do the activities - occupations - they need or want to do in order to live a meaningful life, but have difficulty with due to illness, injury or other disadvantages. Students will study occupational therapy theory and practice, occupational science, and other sciences such as psychology, sociology and anatomy. With 1000 hours of practical placements, starting in first year, they will apply the skills and knowledge to real life situations preparing them for the wide range of opportunities available to occupational therapists. Students will join a community of students and experts and learn through social media as well as in the classroom.


320 credit points


  • Occupational therapy

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Prerequisites: English
  • One of Biology, Chemistry or Physics


Occupational Therapy Australia (subject to meeting any additional requirements that may be stipulated by the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia)

Study pathways

Honours is available

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Gold Coast Campus International: $132,000 No information available No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
Nathan Campus International: $132,000 No information available No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

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