Study Programme Details
City:Sydney
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions:Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree

Duration

24 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

English

About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey at the intersection of theoretical discipline and clinical art with the Master of Clinical Optometry. This program seamlessly blends the science of vision with the art of primary eye care, offering a holistic approach to optometry education.

Overview

Our world is perceived through the lens of our senses, with sight playing a pivotal role in our daily experiences. Vision problems can profoundly impact individuals, affecting their quality of life. Optometry, a field of expertise that combines theoretical discipline with clinical precision, empowers professionals to diagnose, correct, and manage a spectrum of vision issues and eye diseases.

The Master of Clinical Optometry, spanning two years, is your gateway to registered practice as an optometrist in Australia, New Zealand, and parts of Asia. This program delves into the theoretical foundations of vision science, optics, eye physiology, psychophysics, and neuroscience. Moreover, it embraces the clinical art of primary eye care, encompassing the diagnosis and management of ocular diseases, dispensing spectacles and contact lenses, and specialized areas like pediatric care, low vision, sports vision, and occupational vision.

Admission Requirements

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Students must complete 96 UOC when taken as a standalone program.

  • International Fee to Complete Degree $83,285
  • Domestic Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP) are available for this program

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates emerge as skilled professionals equipped to navigate diverse career paths within the dynamic field of optometry. Real-world success stories highlight the program’s relevance to industry demands and emphasize the practical application of acquired skills in an evolving job market.

Visa Requirements:

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