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Unit of Study OCCU2013 - Occupational Therapy Theory and Practice (2024)

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      Please note this unit has assessments scheduled in Week 7 which will require attendance on-campus. Details will be provided closer to the time.

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

describe the constructs of a range of theoretical models and frameworks relevant to human occupations and occupational performance used in international occupational therapy practice

implement theory driven practice to make decisions for occupational therapy practice

discuss the value of using theoretical models to underpin occupational therapy practice

identify and describe occupational justice concepts and its relevance to individuals, groups and populations

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