Please Note:Commencement of studies must be discussed with the head of department, as the programme is presented every second year.
- Relevant Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (BOT) (or equivalent) degree
- Registration as an occupational therapist with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA)
- Employment in a part-time/full-time position appropriate for the field of study
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.