Module details

Module code


Module level

Level 7

Module credits

20 credits

Start date

September, January, April

Course length

3 months


Distance learning

Module description

The module focuses on the nature of community practice and the position of occupational therapy within community practice including management perspectives/governance; multi-disciplinary and multi-agency provision and partnership working.  Relevant legislation, practice interface and occupational justice/injustices are also considered.

This module is studied by distance learning, delivered online and equates to 200 hours of study. You will be supported by a module tutor via phone, skype and/or email.

Who this course is for

Occupational therapists.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to:

Entry requirements

A qualification in Occupational Therapy.

Fees and funding

2019/20 Fees

If this is an LBR (Learning Beyond Registration) course, and you are eligible for LBR funding, the cost is funded by HEEM (Health Education East Midlands) - check the list of LBR courses.

If you are funding your own study, the full cost of this module is £800.

How to apply

Level 7

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Contact us

Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) +44 (0)1332 591992

† Additional information about your studies

Minimum numbers

Please note that this course is subject to minimum numbers in order to run.