Occupational TherapyWestern Health Sciences

Progression Requirements

Students are expected to achieve an overall average of 75% or higher in each term of the Occupational Therapy program. Within this average, a minimum grade of 65% or higher in any course and a passing grade in each fieldwork placement is required in order to be eligible to progress. For any course delivered in modular format, students are required to achieve a minimum of 65% in each module and a 65% overall in the course in order to pass the course. For any course that involves group work, students are required to achieve a minimum of 65% in the individual component of the course  (i.e. quizzes, tests, exams, individual assignments) and a 65% overall in the course in order to pass the course.

Students who fail a fieldwork course, achieve lower than 65% in any other course, achieve lower than 65% in a module of a course delivered in modular format, or achieve lower than 65% on the individual component of a course involving group work will be required to withdraw.

NOTE: Italicized portions of the Program Progression Policy only apply only to the Class of 2017 and have been approved by the School of OT School Affairs Committee and the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (SGPS).