Occupational Therapy Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Occupational Therapy BSc (Hons) Brunel University 40% 0% 4% £9250 £21470 £23615 142 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Occupational Therapy BSc (Hons) University of East London 53% 0% 10% £9250 £14160 120 London On campus Full-time
Occupational Therapy (pre-registration) MSc Brunel University - - - - - - Uxbridge On campus Full-time
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Occupational Therapy

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Occupational Therapy who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Specialisations within Occupational Therapy

  • Aquatic Therapeutic Exercise
  • Assistive Technology
  • Autism
  • Brain Injuries
  • Diabetes
  • Driving and Community Mobility
  • Environmental Modification
  • Feeding, Eating and Swallowing
  • Gerontology
  • Hand Therapy
  • Hippotherapy
  • Low Vision
  • Lymphedema
  • Mental Health
  • Neuro- Developmental Treatment
  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Rehabilitation
  • School Systems
  • Seating and Mobility Specialist
  • Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Clinical Anxiety Treatment

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Occupational Therapy

  • Communication skills
  • Compassion
  • Flexibility
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Patience
  • Writing skills
  • Performance analysis skills
  • Analysis of body functions
  • Observational skills
  • Listening and interviewing

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Occupational Therapy who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

Jobs of graduates of Occupational Therapy (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Occupational Therapy at Bishop Auckland College

40% Elementary occupations
15% Business and public service associate professionals
10% Skilled trades occupations
10% Artistic, literary and media occupations
10% Caring personal services
10% Nursing Professionals

Grading & Study Time

Entry Requirements / Admissions

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