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OPSC5029: Practical International Ophthalmology 2

2024 unit information

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.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Save Sight Institute

Code OPSC5029
Academic unit Save Sight Institute
Credit points 6
Prerequisites:
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OPSC5030 and OPSC5031 and OPSC5028
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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None
Assumed knowledge:
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None

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. understand published guidelines and recommendations for the diagnosis and management of important medical retina and paediatric ophthalmic clinical disorders
  • LO2. develop a community based screening program for important medical retina and paediatric ophthalmic clinical disorders
  • LO3. have a broad understanding of the challenges of implementing such programs.

Unit availability

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Intensive February 2024
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
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Intensive June 2024
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Intensive February 2020
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Intensive June 2020
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Intensive February 2021
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Intensive June 2021
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Intensive February 2022
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Intensive June 2022
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Intensive February 2023
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable
Intensive June 2023
Block mode Camperdown/Darlington, Sydney
Outline unavailable

Modes of attendance (MoA)

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