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Occupational Therapy
Bachelor of Social Services and Health Care, 210 ECTS


Occupational Therapist

  • Programme
  • Curricula
  • Implementations
Contact
Dean
Leila Lintula
Email:leila.lintula(at)metropolia.fi

Specific admission requirements

General admission requirements.

Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning

A student has an opportunity to make earlier learning visible and get a decision on the recognition of these competences. Recognition of Prior Learning: http://opinto-opas.metropolia.fi/en/information-onmetropolia/recognition-of-prior-learning/

Qualification requirements and regulations

Regulations: http://opinto-opas.metropolia.fi/en/information-on-metropolia/regulations/

Profile of the programme

See the general description of the Programme
www.metropolia.fi/en/degree-programmes/welfare-human-functioning/occupational-therapy

Key learning outcomes

Key learning outcomes are specified in the programme study plan.

Occupational profiles of graduates with examples

Occupational Therapists work with clients of all ages within health care and social services and in education services. In addition, Occupational Therapists work in the private sector, such as organisations for the disabled, project and development assignments, and as independent entrepreneurs.

Access to further studies

Access to Master’s Degree studies at a university of applied sciences or a university. Access to specialisation studies.

Examination regulations, assessment and grading

Regulations: http://opinto-opas.metropolia.fi/en/information-on-metropolia/regulations/

Graduation requirements

A student is required to successfully complete the designated program of courses.

Mode of study

Mainly full-time contact teaching or digital learning, blended learning.

Level of qualification

Bachelor's Degree (First Cycle)

Workplacement(s) and Work-based Learning

Clinical placement 1 term 2
Clinical placement 2 term 3
Clinical placement 3 term 4
Clinical placement 4 term 5,6 or 7.

Obligatory or Optional Mobility

Student exhance from 5. term.