Optometrists are professional clinicians responsible
for many aspects of vision care. Optometrists
undertake examination of the eye for four optical
defects and correct defects using spectacle and
They assess functional disorders of the eye and visual
systems, and can detect abnormalities that require
This program offers an excellent integrated
professional and scientific education in a optometry.
It emphasizes clinical practice and provides an ideal
training for careers in private practice, hospitals or
This program will give student a firm scientific basis
on which to build more detailed work. Student will
explore two main areas, Mamely Optics (Relating to the
eye, lenses and optical instrumentation) and human
biology (general aspects and more specialize study of
the functions of the visual system).
This program covers Biomedical Sciences; Clinical
Optometry; Clinical Visual Optics; Human Biology;
Optics and Medical Imaging; Vision and Visual
Perception; Contact Lenses; Ophthalmic Optics; Visual
Biology; Vision Science and Research Methods; Anterior
Eye Therapeutics; Abnormal Ocular Conditions;
Binocular Vision; Low Vision and Paediatric Optometry;
Ophthalmic Drugs; Occupational and Professional
Studies; and Optional Modules.
Graduates of Optometry career prospects in private
practice as an employ of a large optical company,
hospital, the optical industry, optical research, and
any other career recreating high quality graduates.