The professional PG diploma in Optometry (Clinical) offers multidisciplinary studies based on visual science and contemporary primary vision care. Students of the programme acquire both professional skills in primary vision care (optometry) and academic knowledge in vision science, which allows them to enrol in the doctoral programme. The syllabus consists of professional (clinical) and scientific (experimental) subjects related to the evaluation, research and understanding of the human visual system
What Will You Learn?
- The benefits of this model curriculum are to:
- The PGD in Clinical optometry prepares students to provide enhanced clinical care to patients. The emphasis is on the co-management of patients and the expansion of the optometrist's role in ocular therapeutics.
Current problems in vision science
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