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Practical International Ophthalmology 2 - OPSC5029

Year - 2020

This course covers interpretation and assessment of OCT, fluorescein angiography, including green angiography, autofluorescence, electrophysiology, ocular motility assessment and research methodology. Upon successful completion of this unit of study, students will be able to: (1) understand published guidelines and recommendations for the diagnosis and management of important medical retina and paediatric ophthalmic clinical disorders, (2) develop a community based screening program for important medical retina and paediatric ophthalmic clinical disorders, (3) have a broad understanding of the challenges of implementing such programs. Candidates must be overseas trained specialists from countries with an established vocational ophthalmology training program. They must have satisfactorily completed the requirements to practise as ophthalmologists or be eligible to undertake further fellowship training in their country of residence.

Classes
Intensive on campus

Assessment
1hr observed structured practical exam (50%), 10 minutes presentation (50%)

Pre-requisites

OPSC5026 and OPSC5027 and OPSC5028

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive February

20 Jan 2020

Department/School: Save Sight Institute
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 31 Jan 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive June

25 May 2020

Department/School: Save Sight Institute
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 12 Jun 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Professor Peter McCluskey, Professor John Grigg and Dr Con Petsoglou
HECS Band: 3
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