Programme: PGDip Vocational Rehabilitation

Code Faculty
10220009 Faculty of Health Sciences
Credits Duration NQF level
Minimum duration of study: 1 year Total credits: 120 NQF level:  08

Programme information

Please Note:Commencement of studies must be discussed with the head of department, as the programme is presented every second year.

Admission requirements

  • BOccTher degree or an equivalent qualification.
  • Registration as an Occupational Therapist with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA).
  • A student must fill at least a part-time post regarded by the head of department as appropriate for the field of study in question.

Examinations and pass requirements

The sequence of the examinations in the prerequisite subjects will be determined by the head of the department, depending on the candidate's choice of a major subject.

Pass with distinction

The diploma is awarded with distinction to a student who has obtained an average of at least 75% in all the subjects.

Minimum credits: 120

Core modules

The information published here is subject to change and may be amended after the publication of this information. The General Regulations (G Regulations) apply to all faculties of the University of Pretoria. It is expected of students to familiarise themselves well with these regulations as well as with the information contained in the General Rules section. Ignorance concerning these regulations and rules will not be accepted as an excuse for any transgression.

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