48 months
34500 AUD/year
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In this Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Hons) degree offered at Griffith University, you will develop the skills needed to work as an occupational therapist to deliver life changing outcomes.   


You 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.

You 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, you will apply the skills and knowledge to real life situations preparing you for the wide range of opportunities available to occupational therapists.

In this Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Hons) offered at Griffith University degree, you will join a community of students and experts and learn through social media as well as in the classroom.


You will be prepared for a career in a variety of workplaces, including in hospitals, homeless shelters, refugee detention centres, universities, and government departments. 

You will be able to work with individuals, groups and communities in social enterprises, charities, large companies, schools and prisons.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Priorities and Interventions in Public Health
  • Interpersonal Skills 
  • Anatomy and Physiology Systems 
  • Needs Assessment, Program Planning and Evaluation
  • Understanding the Context of Occupation  
  • Health Challenges for the 21st Century

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


320 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS-  084288F

  • English ; One of Biology, Chemistry or Physics
  • Standard academic entry to our undergraduate degrees requires completion of secondary school comparable to Australian Year 12 or equivalent academic achievement 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34500 AUD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Occupational Therapy (Hons)
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