48 months
47504 AUD/year
8680 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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With this bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) at University of Queensland you can become a leader in the field of occupational therapy to help enable people to overcome barriers and engage in everyday activities that are meaningful and important to them.  


Key Facts

As an occupational therapist you'll be qualified to help people of all ages overcome barriers that affect their ability to engage in vital everyday activities –  from tying shoelaces to driving a car.

With this bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) at University of Queensland  you'll join one of the leading schools for health and rehabilitation sciences in Australia, with a long tradition of teaching, research and graduate excellence.

Throughout the program, you'll explore and practise a range of approaches to develop, recover or maintain your client's engagement, despite challenges from injury or illness, psychological or emotional difficulties, developmental delays or ageing.

You'll learn how to collaborate with your clients and other healthcare partners to identify effective solutions, such as modifying tasks or the environment, skills development and education. 

Importantly, you'll undertake more than 1000 hours of supervised clinical practice in hospitals, educational facilities, other healthcare organisations, private practice and UQ’s occupational therapy clinics. This allows you to apply your theoretical knowledge to practice and develop your clinical skills in real-life situations. 

Programme Structure


  • Systematic & Applied Anatomy
  • Occupational Therapy for Children & Youth I
  • Promoting Participation through Occupation & the Environment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


64 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements


Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) General English subject (Units 3 & 4, C); and one of Biology, Chemistry or Physics (Units 3 & 4, C).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47504 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 47504 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    8680 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8680 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National fee: Commonwealth supported place.

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.


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Occupational Therapy (Honours)
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