University of East Anglia

16 th
Young University Rankings 2013
=188 th
World University Rankings 2018
Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom

Occupational Therapy

As a qualified Occupational Therapist (OT), you’ll need to work in close collaboration with other healthcare professionals, which is why our programme has a strong inter-professional focus, embodying the principles that facilitate effective teamwork. You’ll develop a professional identity of your own, while gaining a greater awareness of the roles and responsibilities of all partners in health and social care. Throughout the course you’ll share modules with physiotherapy and speech and language therapy students. And you’ll take part in small teaching groups, allowing you to get involved with a close-knit student body and supportive learning culture. **Highlights of Occupational Therapy at UEA** Our three-year course which is fully approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) ensures you are: - Able to practice autonomously, using your knowledge and skills to make complex decisions while critically evaluating your own practice. - A lifelong learner, capable of using reflective practice within a framework of continuing professional development. - An active research consumer, basing your practice on high quality research evidence, and able to contribute towards the culture of enquiry within the profession. - Flexible, innovative and responsive to change. Able to manage yourself and others within shifting contexts of health, social care and education; enhancing service development, while ensuring quality and productivity. - Able to work safely and effectively within your scope of practice, understanding the impact of culture, equality and diversity so you act in the best interests of service users at all times. - Proactive in leadership and the management of others. - A skilled team member, operating effectively within interdisciplinary and multi-agency environments. **Course Structure** The course will build your Occupational Therapy knowledge and skills in a structured way, with a curriculum made up of carefully planned compulsory modules. All modules are a year long, and consist of a mix of profession-specific and inter-disciplinary learning, varying in weight from 20 to 60 credits. Throughout the three years you’ll engage in a variety of different learning experiences, from lectures, seminars and small group activities, to experiential learning opportunities. Introductory sessions at the start of each academic year will ease your transition between academic levels. The course is highly interactive and you’ll have opportunities throughout to develop your skills through hands-on experience. **Disclaimer** Course details are subject to change. You should always confirm the details on the provider’s website: **www.uea.ac.uk**

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (Hons)/BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-24
  • Location
    Main Site,Norwich
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £15,300
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (Hons)/BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-23
  • Location
    Main Site,Norwich
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £15,300