Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours)
Otago Polytechnic Ltd
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The additional year of the honours degree prepares graduates for jobs in research orientated positions, or enables them to move more rapidly into a position of responsibility in occupational therapy practice. Graduates of the honours programme will have enhanced confidence in their understanding of the body of knowledge that informs day-to-day occupational therapy practice. They will also be in a position to engage more confidently in evidence-based practice. For those who are very successful in their honours degree, opportunities exist to fast-track an academic career with eligibility to proceed directly to a PhD degree.
Key Information for Students
This programme is only available for students who have completed the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy programme at Otago Polytechnic
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$42,128 - $57,731|
|In further study||18%|
|On a benefit||2%|
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Where does this information come from?
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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.