Hogeschool van Amsterdam

European Master Of Science In Occupational Therapy

Study load

European Master of Science in Occupational Therapy

The total study load is 2520 hours leading to 90 ECTS credits. It is a postgraduate 2-year, part time programme. Many students do work parallel to studying; most of them between 50-70% (2,5 to 3.5 days per week).

The four modules in the first study year have the following structure:

  • Preparatory work: 56 hours over two weeks, in home country.
  • Class work: 80 hours over two weeks, at hosting institution.
  • Assignment: 200 hours over 8 weeks, in home country.

Module 5 has a different structure:

  • Preparatory work and drafting assignment: ca 272 hours over 10 weeks.
  • Class work with examination: 36 hours (one week), at hosting institution.
  • One more week to finalise the assignment: 28 hours.

Modules 1 to 5 all lead to 12 ECTS credits. Module 6 (thesis) consists of 30 ECTS credits

Published by  OT Euromaster 15 January 2021