Once qualified, you will be eligible to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and be a vital contributor to the work of health and social care teams, promoting health and well-being through occupation. On graduation, you will have the opportunity to work in a wide range of settings including hospitals, social care, schools and voluntary agencies, and there are also options to specialise in areas such as mental health, neurology, paediatrics, learning disabilities, vocational rehabilitation or research.
Skills you can develop during this programme include:
- The use of occupation as a therapeutic intervention
- Health promotion with individuals and communities
- Clinical reasoning
- Critical appraisal of research
- Multi-agency working
- Evaluation using assessments and outcome measures