Apa yang akan saya pelajari?

This Specialist Certificate is a part-time course for established optometrists seeking to continue their professional development and extend their abilities in the evaluation of the sensory and motor pathways of the visual system.

Offered by the Department of Optometry & Vision Sciences in the School of Health Sciences, this is an entirely online course.

Who is this course for?

This course is designed for already-qualified optometrists looking to advance their existing skills and knowledge. This course does not carry professional accreditation and is not a pathway to professional registration as an optometrist.

Course structure

In order to be awarded the Specialist Certificate in the Management of Neuro-Ophthalmic Disorders, students must complete one 25 credit point core subject, studied over one semester.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course, you will:

  • Be familiar with the skills needed for assessment of sensory and motor aspects of the visual system
  • Have sufficient knowledge to identify neurological conditions requiring referral to appropriate specialists
  • Have a broad ability to incorporate latest findings from neuro-ophthalmic literature into assessment and management of patients seen in optometric practice
  • Be able to modify and improve practice based on dialogue, self-reflection and life-long learning.

Saya termasuk departemen apa?

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

Pilihan kuliah

Online/Jarak jauh (6 )

Biaya kuliah
AUD $5,784 for the entire course
Batas akhir pendaftaran

5 July 2021

Rincian lainnya

Tanggal mulai

26 Juli 2021

Persyaratan masuk

Untuk mahasiswa internasional

In order to be considered for entry, applications must have completed:

a four-year undergraduate degree in Optometry, or equivalent or:
professional experience deemed by the Selection Committee to be equivalent to a four-year Australian degree in Optometry

English language requirements:

IELTS (academic English Only): 6.5 (no band less than 6.0);
TOEFL (paper-based test): 577 +, TWE 4.5;
TOEFL (internet-based test): 79 + (Writing 21; Speaking 18; Reading 13; Listening 13);
Pearson Test of English (Academic): 58 +, no communicative skill below 50
Cambridge English: Advanced/ Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): 176 +, no skill below 169.

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