This program enables students to become occupational therapists capable of working in a range of settings and roles, including emerging and innovative opportunities. In the higher education diploma year, students develop fundamental academic skills and cement their knowledge in foundation subjects and core concepts skills required for a career in health. Courses prepare students to work with individuals, groups and entire communities, and to influence policy and society. On successful completion, students progress into the Griffith University Bachelor of Occupational Therapy with partial credit. For more information, visit Diploma of Health Sciences at Griffith College and Bachelor of Occupational Therapy at Griffith University.
Automatic progression to the bachelor’s degree is limited to a quota of two places and is subject to student results.
Fees for the Diploma programs are subject to change each year. Please refer to Griffith College tuition fees published for each program and can be found at https://www.griffithcollege.edu.au/study-options/. To calculate your degree fees use the Fee Calculator at http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees
Students must meet all professional practice requirements. For more information, refer to griffith.edu.au/griffith-health/fit-for-placement.
Applicant must have completed Year 12 or equivalent
English (Units 3 and 4, C)
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Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.
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Upon completion of the bachelor work with individuals, groups and communities in social enterprises, charities, large companies, goverment organisation, schools and prisons.
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5 years Full time or 10 years Part time