36 months
15915 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Help people who are experiencing trauma, disability and illness to lead an independent, fulfilled life. We offer a bachelor degree in Occupational Therapy (Honours) at Sheffield Hallam University.


On this Occupational Therapy (Honours) course at Sheffield Hallam University, you’ll study a wide range of topics and provide comprehensive care to real people on your placement year. You’ll collaborate with other care professions to help you understand the wider context of your work — helping you to graduate ready to start a rewarding career.

Future careers

This Occupational Therapy (Honours) course at Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career in

  • occupational therapy
  • teaching
  • research


This course is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). Graduates are eligible to apply to register with the HCPC and can apply to become members of the British Association of Occupational Therapists and College of Occupational Therapists. You must be registered with the HCPC in order to practise as an occupational therapist in the UK.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Collaboration For Individual And Community Wellbeing
  • Creativity, Occupation And Well-Being
  • Essentials In Occupational Therapy
  • Factors Influencing Occupational Performance
  • Personal And Professional Development
  • Practice Placement Learning 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

UCAS points

  • 112

From A levels including at least 32 points from either a natural science subject (such as Biology, Chemistry or Physics) or social science (Psychology or Sociology), or equivalent BTEC National qualifications (including suitable natural or social science modules). We do not accept AS levels. We do not accept General Studies.

For example:

  • BBC at A Level including relevant subject(s)
  • DMM in BTEC Extended Diploma from a relevant subject(s)

You can find information on making sense of UCAS tariff points here and use the UCAS tariff calculator to work out your points. Or

  • Access to HE Diploma from a QAA recognised Access to HE course in health studies, health science, nursing, social science or another science-based course. Normally we require 15 of the Level 3 credits to be graded at merit with 9 of these merits from science or social science units.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15915 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15915 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /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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