Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)

Study Area

Health,Medicine and Pharmacy

Study Level



The University of Sydney



Course Detail


Camperdown/Darlington campus

Intake Time


Standard Duration

4 Years

About the Course

The Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) will enable you to support people experiencing disability, injury or with ongoing conditions or needs to manage barriers that may be preventing them from participating more fully in life. As an occupational therapy student, you will combine theoretical and practical learning with extensive work-based learning to provide a rich environment for professional skill development. Occupational therapists work directly with individuals and groups of all ages and needs or as consultants in a variety of settings including community locations, hospitals, aged care, rehabilitation centres, private practices and in industry. They also work in areas such as early intervention, health promotion, education, policy development and accessibility.


Average Score


A minimum result of 7.0 overall and a minimum result of 7.0 in each band

Background Requirements


The University of Sydney

Institute Ranking

#40 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #2 in Australia

Program Ranking

#2 in Australia for Medicine, #18 in the world. *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020