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OCTY71-113: The Occupational Therapy Professional: Practice, Standards and Quality

Description

This subject focusses on becoming an occupational therapy professional. This subject will assist you to transition in to the workforce, with an understanding of professional bodies and authorities, ethics, governance, quality improvement cycles, and medicolegal implications. You will explore current issues affecting the occupational therapy profession. The subject will culminate with the preparation of a professional portfolio & development plan.

Subject details

TypePostgraduate
CodeOCTY71-113
EFTSL0.125
FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences & Medicine
Semesters offered
  • May 2019 [Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study abroadAvailable to Study Abroad students
Study areas
  • Health Sciences
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2018: $4,718
  • Commencing in 2019: $4,890

Learning outcomes

1. Examine professional issues in occupational therapy.
2. Differentiate the roles of professional bodies and authorities for occupational therapists.
3. Demonstrate a commitment to ongoing self-development as an occupational therapist.
4. Demonstrate a commitment to development of the occupational therapy profession.

Prerequisites

Please check the subject outline for pre-requisite subjects.

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens18/03/2018
Semester start14/05/2018
Subject start21/05/2018
Cancellation 1?03/06/2018
Cancellation 2?06/06/2018
Last enrolment01/06/2018
Last withdrawal?14/06/2018
Teaching census?14/06/2018