We are not an institution so please contact the
relevant institution directly for course information.

Register Here

FOR ALL THE LATEST OFFERS
AND SPECIALS NOW

Register
What are you looking for?

COURSE: BACHELORS IN OPTOMETRY

2013 University of Free State Application Registration
Type:
N/A
Duration:
3 Years Full Time
This programme equips graduate students with the necessary skills, knowledge and experiential learning to enter the optometry industry.

Type: undergraduate degree

Duration: 4 years full time

Compulsory Subjects


First year subjects:


  • Academic competencies

  • Physical and geometric optics

  • Basic anatomy and physiology

  • Microbiology

  • Optometric theory and methods

  • Psychology

  • Practice management skills


Second year subjects:


  • Optometric theory and methods

  • Ophthalmic dispensing

  • General pathology

  • Ophthalmic and visual optics

  • Applied anatomy and physiology

  • Vision rehabilitation

  • Environmental and industrial optometry, trauma and eye first aid

  • Special topics and optics


Third year subjects:


  • Ocular pathology

  • General and ocular pharmacology

  • Ocular mycology and vision development

  • Optometry research skills

  • Systems pathology and medical microbiology

  • Contact lenses and practice

  • Clinical optometry

  • Public health and compulsory residency


Fourth year subjects:


  • Clinical optometry

  • Optometric methods and advanced paediatric optometry

  • Neuro-optometry and vision therapy skills

  • Diagnostics and low vision skills

  • Clinical medicine and advanced ocular disease

  • Clinical care, contact lenses skills and complications


Careers: optometrist.

Source: www.ufs.ac.za



SHARE THIS
By registering you are able to easily add courses to an enquiry list, and receive replys directly from an institution
AVAILABLE BURSARIES
    No related bursaries found
RELATED COURSES
    No related courses found

CONTACT US:

Contact Us Here We are not an institution so please contact the
relevant institution directly for course information.

Copyright © 2017 SA Study All Rights Reserved.