Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2008.Search for this in the current handbook
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: This subject will be completed by guided learning and up to 12 hours of tutorial sessions |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||Approval from the Head of Department.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study and reasonable steps will be made to enhance a student’s participation in the University’s programs. Students who feel their disability may impact upon their active and safe participation in a subject are encouraged to discuss this with the relevant subject coordinator and the Disability Liaison Unit.|
CoordinatorDr A Gentle
|Subject Overview:|| |
The purpose of this subject is to guide candidates in reinforcing and further developing their knowledge of the biomedical and psychophysical sciences, specifically in the context of normal ocular function, and the diagnosis and clinical management of abnormalities and disorders of the eye. The subject content will include:
|Assessment:||Two 2000-word assignments due during semester (20% each); a 3-hour written examination in the examination period (60%).|
|Prescribed Texts:||Students will be provided with a comprehensive study guide, which will provide basic information and direct students to specific texts for detailed study.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
This subject is only available to Bachelor of Optometry students.
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