Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours)

Otago Polytechnic Ltd

Subject area

Occupational Therapy

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$8,123

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

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

This programme is only available for students who have completed the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy programme at Otago Polytechnic

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,123 $8,123
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$12,243 $12,243
Total $20,366 $20,366

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

N/A


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $51,879
Earnings range $42,128 - $57,731
In employment 78%
In further study 18%
On a benefit 2%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ian Campbell Scholarship

Provided by:

Wellington Paraplegic and Physically Disabled Trust - Secretary

Website:

http://www.wppdt.org/

Value:

Determined annually by the Trustees

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First Foundation Scholarship

Provided by:

First Foundation - Student Programme Manager

Website:

http://firstfoundation.org.nz/

Value:

$12,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 762 786
Phone: (03) 477 3014
Fax: (03) 471 6870
Email: info@op.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otagopolytechnic.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

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.

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