English language requirements apply. An Academic IELTS of 6.5 with no score below a 6.5 in each of the individual skill areas or a qualification deemed equivalent.
A completed High School Certificate with an ATAR of 70 (including adjustment factors) or equivalent.
Successful completion of two University level subjects (AQF level Associate Degree or higher) demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
A completed AQF Certficate IV or higher ( or equivalent).
A completed Tertiary Preparation Course from an Australian University or an accredited provider demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
Charles Sturt University's Bachelor of Occupational Therapy has an excellent reputation in the industry, and many of our graduates find employment soon after graduation. The degree emphasises contemporary issues, including professional, organisational, sociocultural and political contexts of practice, ethics, Indigenous health and wellbeing, research and communication skills, ensuring you graduate with the attitudes, knowledge and skills to work successfully in a diverse range of rural, regional and metropolitan locations.
Engage with people of all ages
From aged-care facilities to early childhood centres and schools – you'll be able to put your occupational therapy skills to work with a diverse range of community members and groups.
Lead community health services and health promotion
Help people undertake meaningful occupation by working in mental health services, rehabilitation centres, and drug and alcohol services.
Work in public and private hospitals and private practice
Treat patients recovering from accident, illness or injury to help them regain their independence and quality of life.
OSHC: 559 $ AUD per year