Master of Occupational Therapy

Nova Southeastern University
United States
Qualification
Master's Degree
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
3 years
Tuition fee (local)
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Tuition fee (foreign)
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Entry Requirements

  • The Master of Occupational Therapy program is designed so that a student may enter after completing an undergraduate or graduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale for each of the last two years of study, have social science and humanities prerequisite GPAs of 3.0 or better, have a natural science prerequisite GPA of 2.75 or better, and have a 2.0 or better in all prerequisite courses. All prerequisites must be completed with a 2.0 or better, no later than the Friday before the first day of matriculation in the MOT program which begins in the summer semester.

Curriculum

Year 1

  • Anatomy
  • Introduction to Occupation
  • Fieldwork Issues I
  • Physiology
  • Applied Kinesiology for Occupational Therapy
  • Theoretical Foundations of Occupational Therapy Practice
  • Occupational Analysis   
  • Impact of Human Conditions on Occupational Performance I
  • Impact of Human Conditions on Occupational Performance II
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Human Interactions
  • Occupational Performance & Participation throughout the Lifespan
  • Research Methods

Year 2

  • OT Practice for Mental Health & Wellness
  • OT Practice for Mental Health & Wellness Practicum
  • Impacts of Environment on Occupational Performance
  • OT Practice with Children & Adolescents / OT Practice with Adults & Older Adults
  • OT Practice with Children & Adolescents / OT Practice with Adults & Older Adults Practicum
  • Professionalism & Management
  • Research Development Seminar
  • OT Practice with Children & Adolescents / OT Practice with Adults & Older Adults
  • OT Practice with Children & Adolescents / OT Practice with Adults & Older Adults Practicum
  • Fieldwork Issues II
  • Professionalism & Leadership
  • Research Practicum 

Year 3

  • Fieldwork Experience II (40 hours/week for 12 weeks)

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