Pathways into Occupational Therapy

If you are unsuccessful in gaining a place in the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) directly from Year 12 study, you are still eligible to apply in subsequent years.

To be competitive for a place, it is strongly recommended that students complete a minimum of two University level units, and achieve an average grade of at least 65+ (credit level).

The type of course/units studied  will have no impact on your chances of being made an offer, as we are only interested in your results.

For further information, please see

Please note that non-Monash students will need to apply through VTAC.

Current Monash students can apply for an Internal transfer (see

Applying for Credit

As the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) has an elective unit within the course, students who have previously studied University level units may apply for credit towards this elective unit. Students can apply for Credit once they have accepted their place and enrolled in the course.