Best 7 Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy 2019
A Master of Science is an advanced program of study that can be earned in about two years. Many schools offer online or part-time MSc programs so that busy learners can further their education in a way that is convenient for them.
Graduates will have a solid foundation in the history and trends of the profession and will value the use of occupation as means and ends to improve the quality of the cl
The mission of the entry-level graduate occupational therapy program at the University of Central Arkansas is to educate practitioners competent and skilled in providing occupational therapy services to individuals and populations who are limited by physical or psychosocial situations that compromise independence and wellness. Graduates are prepared to practice in a variety of service delivery models and to develop productive interpersonal and therapeutic relationships with clients, families, organizations, and other health and human service professionals. In addition, the department’s mission includes facilitating the continued professional growth of practicing occupational therapists through both graduate study and continuing education opportunities....
Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert, Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip), Masters (MSc) post-registration course in Professional Development Occupational Therapy. Professional deve
Please note that this course is only open to applications for September 2018 entry.
The MSc in Professional Development in Occupational Therapy offers occupational therapists the opportunity to build a masters level qualification around their own area of practice and personal development plan. The flexible programme focuses on core skills of leadership, research application, and critical thinking applied to the practice of occupational therapy in the context of multi-disciplinary working in health and social care services. The programme consists of six taught modules and a dissertation which can be completed between two years full-time and up to six years part-time.
You can choose from a range of Masters (Level 7) taught modules available within the School. You must complete six modules comprising:...
Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip), postgraduate pre-registration course in Occupational Therapy; the first step to becoming a registered occupational therapist. Approved by th
Full training in two years
Our graduate entry programme is designed to enable you to be eligible for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). We have a dedicated team of tutors who utilise their clinical experience to inform their teaching.
This course allows full-time professional training to be condensed into two years, rather than the traditional three-year route. To support teaching, the School of Health and Social Care has a dedicated suite of clinical skills labs, including two well-equipped Activities of Daily Living (ADL) suites, plus large rooms for art, splinting and group skills sessions.
Why Occupational Therapy at LSBU?
Exciting employment prospects: the No.1 London Modern for graduate prospects in Occupational Therapy (Complete University Guide league table, 2018).
No. 1 in London for student satisfaction and graduate prospects in Occupational Therapy (Complete University Guide 2019).
Professional accreditation: we’re accredited by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists.
Our three Occupational Therapy Labs, with facilities including simulated living spaces and artistic intervention tools.
An award-winning student OT society, which took home society of the year at LSBU in 2016 and 2017.
No.1 amongst London competitors for teaching, assessment & feedback in Allied Health (National Student Survey 2018).
Key course information - ordered by mode
Advancing Practice in Occupational Therapy will extend your knowledge, understanding and skills in the field of Occupational Therapy to further develop your occupation-ce
Extend your knowledge, understanding and skills in the field of Occupational Therapy to further develop your occupation-centred and evidence-informed practice.
Prepare yourself as an OT to meet the agendas and future challenges within the healthcare sector and to enable the development of services fit-for-the-future, including innovation and entrepreneurship.
This is a post-registration qualification intended for practising Occupational Therapists. If you are interested in a pre-registration course, please visit our Occupational Therapy (pre-registration) PgDip/MSc course page.
5 reasons to study here
Flexible learning (including online distance learning): Modules may be studied in any order and at your pace (provided all modules for an award are completed within a six-year timeframe). You can also choose between modes, studying everything through distance learning, on-site, or a flexible combination that best meets your needs.
Learn leadership and collaboration skills: Gain the vital, leadership skills to enable you to achieve value and cost efficiencies in health and social care as well as to work collaboratively with a broad range of agencies and professionals.
Career prospects: Completion may be used as evidence to support career progression
Evidence-based practice: Develop your research skills and critical thinking. Conduct a research project, laying the foundations for future research work and clinical practice as an evidence-based practitioner.
Demonstrating impact: Advanced practitioners need to show the economic benefits of their role in any care setting but, added to this, there is now the need to demonstrate impact and outcome beyond economics alone.
Key benefits of the PgCert programme
Enhance the delivery...
MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-registration) is a science-based programme that is designed to prepare graduates to work in a variety of settings including health organisat
MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-registration) is a science-based programme that is designed to prepare graduates to work in a variety of settings including health organisations, social care services, housing, education, voluntary organisations or as independent practitioners.
The purpose of Occupational Therapy is to enable people to fulfil, or to work towards fulfilling their potential as occupational beings. Occupational therapists promote function, quality of life and the realisation of potential in people who are experiencing occupational deprivation, imbalance or alienation. They believe that activity can be an effective medium for remediating dysfunction, facilitating adaptation and recreating identity....
Glasgow Caledonian University - The School of Health and Life Sciences
Approved by the Health and Care Professions Council and accredited by the College of Occupational Therapists and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists.
Accredited by: HCPC
Imagine the satisfaction of helping people reach their true potential, take control of their lives and participate fully in the world around them. With an MSc Occupational Therapy from GCU, that’s exactly what you’ll do. Occupational therapists are skilled professionals who help people of all ages to carry out activities made difficult by physical or mental illness, disability or aging.
Approved by the Health and Care Professions Council and accredited by both the College of Occupational Therapists and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists, our programme will broaden your experience and give you new insight into caring for patients.
As a graduate of any discipline, you can get a world-class education in occupational therapy with an internationally recognized curriculum. Train in both theory and practice, and prepare to contribute to the common good while also making a positive impact on your future career....
The Occupational Therapy Program offers opportunities for in-depth study of, and clinical experiences with, clients of all ages who have limited capacity to perform to th
The Occupational Therapy Program offers opportunities for in-depth study of, and clinical experiences with, clients of all ages who have limited capacity to perform to their expectations in their everyday lives or are at risk of developing a limiting condition. The program is accredited by the American Council of Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE).
The goal of occupational therapy is to assist individuals to achieve their maximum level of independent living and quality of life through remediation of, adaptation to, or prevention of physical, cognitive, perceptual or mental health functional limitations. Occupational therapy utilizes the consultative process in addition to direct intervention and works with populations and systems as well as individuals....