Commencing semester 1: 4 years full-time as accelerated (equivalent to 4. 5 years full-time study). Some students may take longer. Commencing June: 3. 5 years full-time as accelerated (equivalent to 4. 5 years full-time study). Some students may take longer. In first year, you’ll study the fundamentals of anatomy and health research through a combination of tutorials, workshops, practical experience and online learning. In second year, you’ll undertake a school-based placement working with students with special needs. In third and fourth year, you’ll study the specialised therapy needs of people at every stage of life, while honing your professional practice with 1,000 hours of placement in hospitals, community agencies, schools and rehabilitation centres. Our Bachelor of Applied Science/Master of Occupational Therapy Practice prepares you for an in-demand career.
Health sciences courses
Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Science & Mathematics courses at La Trobe University.