Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Table of units of study: Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Core units

OPSC5001
Ophthalmic Anatomy
9      Semester 1
Semester 2
OPSC5003
Ophthalmic Optics
9      Semester 1
Semester 2
OPSC5018
Cataract and Refractive Surgery 1
6    C OPSC5001 Ophthalmic Anatomy


This unit will ONLY be offered in Semester 1.
Semester 1
OPSC5019
Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2
6    P OPSC5018


This unit will ONLY be offered in Semester 2.
Semester 2
OPSC5020
Practical Cataract & Refractive Surgery
6    P OPSC5018
C OPSC5019


This unit will only be offered in Semester 2 Late Intake.
Intensive November

Dissertation units

Master's candidates must enrol in 12 credit points of dissertation in addition to the 36 credit points of core units. These should be done either in one semester with Dissertation C or split over two semesters with both Dissertation A and Dissertation B. A candidate must be enrolled in order to submit the dissertation. If a candidate is not able to submit his/her thesis after enrolling in 12 credit points of dissertation units of study, he/she must re-enrol in a minimum of six credit points of dissertation units of study, with the concomitant financial liability, every semester until he/she submits.
OPSC5023
Dissertation Refractive Surgery A
6    P OPSC5018 and OPSC5019
Semester 1
Semester 2
OPSC5024
Dissertation Refractive Surgery B
6    P OPSC5018 and OPSC5019
Semester 1
Semester 2
OPSC5025
Dissertation Refractive Surgery C
12    P OPSC5018 and OPSC5019
Semester 1
Semester 2