Our Occupational Therapy programme is ranked 1st in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2021.
Why you should study with us
1st in UK
Our Occupational Therapy programme is ranked 1st in UK by the Complete University Guide 2021
We have close links with the Royal College of Occupational Therapists and with other key professional bodies and organisations
We are international
We are committed to enabling our students to have an international learning experience
Our high-tech simulation suites and equipment mirror the healthcare environments in which you will undertake placements and eventually work in as qualified professionals
Our programme is funded
A full NHS bursary, including tuition fees and a non-repayable bursary for living costs is available for our programmes providing you meet eligibility requirements
Full time, 3 years
Ranked 1st in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2022, our Occupational Therapy programme aims to prepare you for your chosen career as an occupational therapist.
Occupational Therapy (BSc) Admissions Tutor, Dr Heather Hurst, provides an overview of the course - from how it is structured, to tips on how to apply.
Hear from one of our students
Third year Occupational Therapy (BSc) student, Amy, talks about her experience of studying with us.
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Our simulation suite mirrors clinical settings allowing students to develop key skills and experience.
Our refurbished lecture theatre hosts large teaching sessions.
Flat 189 enables students to practice assessment and treatment skills in a home environment.
We run an on-site Occupational Therapy Clinic where our students can gain experience working with patients.
RCCK contains state-of-the-art equipment for biomechanical and physiological measurement.
Our recreational and cafeteria space is also home to the Heath Campus Student's Union.
Educational resources for our healthcare programmes can be found at our on-site library.
We have many practical rooms where students can practice and develop their clinical skills.
Global healthcare opportunities
We are committed to enabling our students to have an international learning experience. In 2019, over 100 healthcare undergraduate students travelled and gained healthcare experience overseas.
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