Course Recognition for Universities

These Universities have applied for – and attained – DRTA Recognition of their courses by the Board of Diversional & Recreation Therapy Australia assuring eligibility for successful graduates to apply for Full Membership of DRTA as a Diversional Therapist.



The Bachelor of Health Science (Therapeutic Recreation) course at Western Sydney University is a 3 year degree that prepares students for work as a recreation therapist or diversional therapist. The course is currently offered at Campbelltown and Sydney City campus. The course is available online or face to face with flexible study options. For more information, please contact Dr Nicole Peel, Course Advisor and Discipline Lead at Western.

For more information about the course:

Dr Nicole Peel