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Certificate

Specialist Certificate in Glaucoma and Retinal Disease

      What will I study?

      Overview

      Intended learning outcomes

      On completion of this course the students should have:

      • Advanced knowledge and skills in their selected fields of clinical optometry
      • A detailed knowledge in the use and application of specific advanced diagnostic techniques and/or instrumentation
      • An advanced ability to evaluate and synthesize research from the scientific and clinical literature
      • An appreciation of the value of, and the ability to achieve, collaboration with other healthcare professionals as an effective means to aid clinical problem-solving
      • The capacity to interpret and integrate information from a variety of sources (such as patient presentation details, advanced diagnostic techniques, scientific, clinical and technical literature, and other healthcare professionals), in the development of the most appropriate patient management
      • The ability and initiative to offer enhanced clinical services based on their in-depth study in selected fields of clinical optometry
      • Have advanced their clinical skills and developed a flexibility of outlook such that they are better able to respond to future paradigm shifts in the scope of optometric management.