Specialist Certificate in Anterior and Dry Eye Disorders

Course overview

  • 6 months part time
  • Online
  • Available to domestic and international students


Please note: This course is not running in 2022 or 2023. For information on future intakes please register for updates.

This Specialist Certificate is a part-time course for established optometrists seeking to continue their professional development and develop a specialisation in anterior and dry eye disorders.

Offered by the Department of Optometry & Vision Sciences in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Sciences, this course covers the most current theories on the pathophysiology, diagnosis and management of anterior eye disease, including dry eye. You will graduate with advanced clinical capabilities in the day-to-day management of eye disease.

Who is this course for?

This course is designed for already-qualified optometrists looking to advance their existing skills and knowledge.

*CPD points are relevant to practitioners based in Australia or New Zealand. Suitably qualified overseas candidates are also welcome to apply.

International students are welcome to study this course. However, please note that this course is not available to international students who require a student visa to study in Australia as it does not meet the onshore study requirements and it is not registered with CRICOS.


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