Practice leader stream

Develop your leadership abilities

The part-time Practice Leader Stream offers the opportunity to focus on the theoretical foundations of occupational therapy, the complexities of evaluation and ways to effect change within systems and organizations. This stream is based only on courses, with no thesis component.

You will build your skills in critical appraisal and reflective and evidence-based practice while improving your program development and evaluation abilities. You will also experience the benefit of structured, advanced academic study. This stream only offers a part time option.

What you’ll learn

Required courses  
OCCU 5010 Advanced Studies on Enabling Occupation
OCCU 5020 Graduate Practicum
OCCU 5041 Evidence-based Practice
OCCU 5043 Program Evaluation
OCCU 5050 Public Dialogue on Occupations and Enablement
Four graduate-level elective courses