Occupational TherapyWestern Health Sciences

Course Outlines & Timetable

Course Outlines & Timetables

Course Timetables

These important dates and course timetables are tentative and subject to change. Information will be updated as it becomes available.

Academic Year Dates

Fall Timetables

Winter Timetables

Program Model & Course Outlines

Each year of the MScOT program is divided into three terms. Students must complete all course requirements in order to graduate.

Year 1

Term 1 - Fall (13 Weeks)

WEEKS 1-3
OT9511 - Foundations of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy
ACB9524 - Anatomy
WEEKS 4-13
OT9511 - Foundations of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy (continues)
OT9512 - Foundations of Practice
ACB9524 - Anatomy (continues)
OT9531 - Conditions and Occupational Performance (continues)
OT9541 - Foundations of Research
OT9571 - Professionalism I
OT9695 - Supervised Research in Occupation
OT9580 - Fieldwork Preparation

Term 2 - Winter (13 Weeks)

WEEKS 1-4
OT9580 - Fieldwork: Knowledge into Action (must complete 150 hours)
WEEKS 5-13
OT9532 - Movement in Context
OT9542 - Evaluating Occupation in Context
OT9562 - Mental Health in Context
OT9571 - Professionalism I (continues)
OT9595 - Evidence Informed Practice
OT9695 - Supervised Research in Occupation
OT9581 - Fieldwork Preparation

Term 3 - Summer (16 Weeks)

WEEKS 1-8
OT9581 - Fieldwork: Reflection on Action (must complete 300 hours)
WEEKS 9-16
OT9571 - Professionalism I (continues)
OT9695 - Supervised Research in Occupation

Year 2

Term 4 - Fall (13 Weeks)

OT9612 - Ethics and Professional Practice in Context
OT9631 - Practice in Context I
OT9641 - Enabling Occupation Through Assistive Technology & Environmental Adaptation
OT9671 - Professionalism II
OT9695 - Supervised Research in Occupation (continues)
OT9680 - Fieldwork Preparation

Term 5 - Winter (13 Weeks)

WEEKS 1-7
OT9680 - Fieldwork: Towards Reflection in Action (must complete 263 hours)
WEEKS 8-13
OT9612 - Ethics and Professional Practice in Context (continues)
OT9642 - Practice in Context II
OT9662 - Intensives in Occupational Therapy (consists of 2 modules)
OT9663 - Enabling Occupation: Leading Change in a Diverse Context
OT9695 - Supervised Research in Occupation (continues)
OT9681 - Fieldwork Preparation

Term 6 - Summer (12 Weeks)

WEEKS 1-8
OT9681 - Fieldwork: Reflection on Action (must complete 300 hours)
WEEKS 9-12
OT9613 - Consolidation of Practice Knowledge
OT9671 - Professionalism II (continues)