Assessment of Vision 1 (10287.2)
|Level:||Level 1 - Undergraduate Introductory Unit|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline:||Discipline of Optometry|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 1 DR Monica JONG (Ph: +61 2 62068628 ) ON-CAMPUS
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This unit will provide students with an introduction to the assessment of selected optometric variables.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Describe the optical principles used in methods designed to collect clinically-relevant data on the structure and function of the eye;
2. Describe and demonstrate appropriate techniques for assessing sensory visual function including vision and visual acuity, visual fields, colour vision, contrast sensitivity;
3. Recognize and record abnormalities of visual function;
4. Perform a satisfactory case history assessment and understand appropriate questions to ask different patients.;
5. Explain and apply optical theory to the objective measurement and of refractive error; and
6. Measure and verify the power of simple spectacle lenses.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
- Semester 1, 2020
- Semester 2, 2019
4 hours per week, consisting of 2 hour lecture and 2 hour tutorial/practical.
10285 Ocular Anatomy and Physiology AND must be enrolled in the 372JA Bachelor of Vision Science.