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Occupational Therapy BSc (Hons)

University of Plymouth

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UCAS CODE B932
This BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy programme prepares students to help people deal with life challenges including ill-health, disability, and social problems. Students learn how everyday activities can be used and adapted creatively to promote health, wellbeing and a satisfying lifestyle, so that graduates have the skills and knowledge needed to be an effective Occupational Therapist.Occupation (its philosophical, scientific, and experiential domains) is central to the curriculum and emphasis ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
65th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
69th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
5th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Counselling, Psychotherapy and Occupational Therapy

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Counselling, Psychotherapy and Occupational Therapy graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Counselling, Psychotherapy and Occupational Therapy graduate salary
£22,000

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Counselling, Psychotherapy and Occupational Therapy

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
79%
Biology
21%
English Literature
21%
Sociology
20%
History
15%

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Latest Occupational Therapy reviews

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12 Oct 18

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12 Oct 18

It has been challenging but...

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How Occupational Therapy students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 22 reviews

5 star 46%
4 star 41%
3 star 5%
2 star 4%
1 star 4%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 2,406 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 47%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Plymouth
CUG ranking
69th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Plymouth is a modern campus university ideally placed in the centre of Britain’s Ocean City. In one of the UK’s most beautiful regions, Plymouth is a thriving city located on the South West coast, nestled between picturesque Dartmoor and Cornwall. The University is always looking to develop their facilities. Not only have they recently invested into their medical and health facilities, but they have refurbished their laboratories and invested in campus buildings which include spaces for marine and art disciplines. The Uni takes the stress out of securing a place in halls by guaranteeing housing to all applicants who put Plymouth as their firm choice by the deadline stated on their website.

Where you'll study

University of Plymouth

Drake Circus Plymouth
PL4 8AA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Plymouth  0.2 miles away

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