On this course you will learn how to work with individuals, groups and communities to foster their participation in occupations that promote their health, wellbeing and social involvement.
Year One will give you an introduction to occupation and occupational therapy. You will study a range of foundation modules which will prepare you for placement and set you up for your success in the course.
In Year Two you will focus on how to assess, plan and evaluate interventions and work with other team members.
During Year Three you will be critically evaluating ideas and exploring the social construction of knowledge and practice.
In Year Four you will focus on translating knowledge into practice in changing contexts through partnership building and project development with community services.
Interprofessional education (IPE) is an integral part of all of our undergraduate healthcare courses, including this one, to help produce graduates who are confident in their own professional identity but with additional skills which will allow them to work as effective team members.
2020 entry requirements:
4 Highers at BBBB (standard entry) or BBCC (widening access entry) preferably including English or another English based subject plus English and Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5.
You would require a satisfactory PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) check to show you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details.
School of Health Sciences