Brunel University London

Course Introduction

Come to Brunel to study and you'll be taught by our highly respected academic staff in our purpose built, cutting edge Health Studies Centre. We have an impressive record of research, innovation and publication. Lecturers' leading'edge findings feed into our courses making sure the content is up'to'date. The department has international links and staff from other countries often lecture on the programme. Some students undertake part of their studies overseas. We also have close connections with our colleagues in the NHS, social services and voluntary organisations around London, which means you benefit from excellent research and practical placements.

Course Modules

Level 1 Core: knowledge and skills for occupational therapy; human sciences; professional development; practice placement 1; personal and academic development. Level 2 Core: The effective practitioner; theory of occupation; practice placement 2; occupations for health and wellbeing; practice placement 3. Level 3 Core: professional practice; continuing professional development (CPD); OT provision and service development; research methods; practice placement 4; research in occupational therapy.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £17,167  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • European Baccalaureate 70%
  • International Baccalaureate 30
  • GCE A-level BBB
  • SQA Advanced Higher BBB
  • Irish Leaving Certificates ABBBB
  • Foundation / access qualification
  • IELTS 7.0
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DDD
  • SQA Higher
  • CRB check required
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma

Key Course Information

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95% Go on to work and/or study

In work 80
Studying 10
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 0
Unknown 10

17% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 4%

Total Coursework: 82%

Total Practical: 14%

£4,500 - £6,900
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,200 - £5,000
Typical cost of private accommodation