Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

10 cr

Competency aims

Practical training III enhance competence
(compare with European occupational therapy
competencies) in the areas of knowledge of
occupational therapy,OT-process and professional
reasoning,professional relationships and
partnerships,professional autonomy and
accountability and research, development in
occupational therapy/science and management and
promotion of occupational therapy.

Learning outcomes

students understand different theoretical models
and frameworks and are able to apply relevant
ones for the client OT-process

students are able to apply occupational therapy
methods and principles in the OT-process

students are able to collaborate with client to
enable participation in society

students are able to take client history into
consideration in clinical reasoning

students are able to build a therapeutic
partnership with the client and with significant
others for the client, students participate in
client network to promote occupation and

students are able to apply ethical principles in
their client work

students are able to write a client report based
on a client case

students are able to use research results to
justify OT interventions

students market occupational therapy to a
selectable stakeholder

Course contents

Practical training at hospital, health care center
or other relevant work place for OT

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Approved examination in OT courses from first 5
terms of studies, 45 ECTS credits from
interdisciplinary subjects and approved
registration from the introductory practical
training and
practical training I and practical training II.

Recommended or required reading

Literature from theory courses, topical research

Study activities

  • - 35 hours
  • Practical training - 231 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 266 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 266 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Approved practical training and approved client
report from practical training


  • Arell-Sundberg Marina
  • Haldin Denice
  • Peri Heidi


Peri Heidi

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2016-06-03

The timetable of the course

Yrkespraktik III under tiden 14.3 - 29.4.2016

Assessment methods

2016-04-29 - Reports and productions

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