What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
128 points to include 3 A levels. 5 GCSEs at Grade C or above to include English and Maths. Level 2 equivalents will be considered.
128 UCAS tariff points from 3 Advanced Highers
DDM in a Health or Science subject
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 128 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers30%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
The Occupational Therapy programme provides students with opportunities to become creative, resourceful practitioners, developing skills which enable them to enter a diverse range of employment opportunities. Distinctive features of the programme include an enquiry-based learning approach, development of entrepreneurial skills, understanding of occupational science, and abilities in research and clinical guideline development. Placements marks contribute to the degree classification. The final placement provides opportunities for all students to engage in occupationally-focused practice in areas where occupational therapy is not currently provided; giving graduates unique skills relative for future employability. External examiners for the programme praise academic staff for the support provided to students, creativity and range of assessments, and the quality of feedback provided to aid student development.
Year 1: Professional Knowledge and Foundations of Practice (core) Performance of Occupational Beings (core) Professional Placement One (core) Developing Occupational Therapy Practice (core) Year 2: Enabling Occupation (core) Research Methods in Health and Sport (core) Professional Placement Two (core) Professional Placement Three (core) Year 3: Evidence Based Practice (core) Transition into Practice (core) Professional Placement Four (core) Professional Placement Five (core) Aspirational Research Proposal (option) Evaluating Service Delivery (option) Literature Review (option) Primary Research Project (option)
The University of Bradford is a fantastic place to study, socialise and get involved with, whether it's through the wide range of courses or the many sports, societies, media and entertainments at the Students' Union. Our new £8million Student Central building holds a 1,300-capacity club, radio station, four bars, bookable rooms for students and a huge outdoor grass area.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
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What are graduates doing after six months?
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