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