Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Orthoptics

La Trobe University

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Overview

Masters Degree
Melbourne
4.5 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This degree gives you the knowledge you need to detect, diagnose and treat vision and eye problems in both children and adults.

Your first year will cover the fundamentals of applied science. You'll then go on to study the components of the eye, learn about conditions like cataracts and infection, and build knowledge of the different forms of rehabilitation available to patients.

Along with this fundamental knowledge, you'll develop an understanding of neuroscience, pathology and pharmacology in your applied science studies.
Additional Information

In the last 18 months of your course, you will participate in four block clinical placements. You will undertake placements in hospitals with dedic...

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