Module details

Module code


Module level

Level 7

Module credits

20 credits

Start date

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

2020/21 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 £700.

For more information on payment options, please contact our Student Records and Fees team by phone on +44 (0)1332 591063 or email at

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.