Occupational Therapy

Job titles

  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Pediatric Occupational Therapist
  • Personal Trainer
  • Physiotherapist
  • Registered Occupational Therapist

English requirements

  • IELTS 6.5 – 7.0
  • TOEFL iBT 90 – 100 with 20 in each band

Academic requirements

  • Bachelor's degree: High school graduate, foundation or diploma
  • Master's degree: Bachelor's degree. Some universities may require work experience and the recognition of an association

Academic requirements

  • English (4SA)
  • One of Biology, Chemistry or Physics (4SA)

Subjects

  • Introduction to Biomedical Data Analysis
  • Anatomy and Physiology Systems
  • Occupation and Occupational Therapy
  • Public Health Research Methods
  • Introduction to Social Theory
  • Fundamentals of Occupational Therapy Practice
  • Understanding the Context of Occupation
  • Occupational Therapy Professional Practice Education
  • Contributing to the Community
  • Contemporary Issues in Occupational Therapy

Institution list

QLD

Australian Catholic University, Griffith University, James Cook University, Southern Cross University, University of Queensland, University of the Sunshine Coast

VIC

Australian Catholic University, Deakin University, La Trobe University, Monash University

NSW

Australian Catholic University, Charles Sturt University, University of Newcastle, Western Sydney University

WA

Curtin University, Edith Cowan University

SA

Flinders University, University of South Australia

ACT

University of Canberra

Recent Job Growth
5.1%
5 year growth
Study Options
Bachelor's: 3 years
Diploma + Bachelor's: 4 years
Bachelor's + Master's: 5 years
Work & Migration options
  • Temporary Graduate
    Subclass 485 for 2 years
  • Permanent Residency
    Subclass 189
Average Salary
$60,139
per annum