This brand new master’s in Occupational Therapy is the perfect vehicle through which occupational therapists can develop and enhance their advanced clinical practice, specialist knowledge and skills in order to enhance their career in the health and social care sectors.
This MSc has been designed to specifically develop advanced practice at the individual practitioner level, the service or provider level and also at the professional level, to develop your ability to become a future leader and influencer within occupational therapy. Its aims and content have been mapped to Health Education England’s Multi Professional Framework for Advanced Clinical Practice (2017).
Why choose this course?
The MSc in Advanced Practice in Occupational Therapy provides a full-time and part-time pathway to support qualified occupational therapists who wish to develop their career. It offers opportunities to embrace the future challenges of advanced practice within their own clinical or specialist context.
The course is delivered by an experienced team of research active occupational therapy educators who have national profiles in their specialism, and will take full advantage of the excellent simulation opportunities offered by Coventry University’s Alison Gingell Building.
A number of key features are embedded in the course to add value for students. Central to the course is the development of an employability portfolio throughout the duration of your studies. It is designed to help you to reflect upon the development of your skills and learning to date, and will enhance your employability and career development prospects.
The Independent Learning and Employability module also provides you with the opportunity to make site visits to investigate an area of clinical expertise interest and enhance your professional network.
In addition, you can undertake a module that carries two external awards from the Chartered Management Institute upon completion of the MSc.