Ophthalmic Science

Table of units of study: Ophthalmic Science

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

Core units

Students eligible for admission to a stream must complete OPSC5001, OPSC5002 and the stream core units.
OPSC5001
Ophthalmic Anatomy

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

9      Semester 1
Semester 2
OPSC5002
Ophthalmic Physiology

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

9    C OPSC5001


Assumed knowledge: Undergraduate knowledge of basic human cell and organ physiology
Semester 1
Semester 2
OPSC5003
Ophthalmic Optics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

9      Semester 1
Semester 2
OPSC5004
Practical Ophthalmic Science - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

9    P OPSC5001
C OPSC5002 or OPSC5003

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Assumed knowledge: Undergraduate knowledge of physics relating to light and optics.
Intensive December

Stream core units

OPSC5034
Oculoplastic Surgery 1

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P OPSC5001 and OPSC5002


Student should contact the discipline directly for permission to enrol. The PG Coordinator will email Student Services to notify them of students who have permission. Assumed knowledge: Students undertaking this unit of study must have advanced specialty training with RANZCO qualifications or equivalent. Consideration will be give to RACS and dermatology advance trainees.
Semester 1
OPSC5035
Oculoplastic Surgery 2

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P OPSC5001 and OPSC5002 and OPSC5034


Student should contact the discipline directly for permission to enrol. The PG Coordinator will email Student Services to notify them of students who have permission. Assumed knowledge: Students undertaking this unit of study must have advanced specialty training with RANZCO qualifications or equivalent. Consideration will be give to RACS and dermatology advance trainees.
Semester 2
OPSC5036
Practical Oculoplastic Surgery

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P OPSC5001 and OPSC5002 and OPSC5034
C OPSC5035


Students should contact the discipline directly for permission to enrol. The PG Coordinator will email Student Services to notify them of students who have permission. Assumed knowledge: Students undertaking this unit of study must have advanced specialty training with RANZCO qualifications or equivalent. Consideration will be give to RACS and dermatology advance trainees.
Intensive November

Additional core unit for master's degree students

Master’s degree students must enrol in OPSC5005. A student must be enrolled in order to submit the treatise. If a student is not able to submit his/her treatise after enrolling in OPSC5005 for one semester, he/she must enrol in OPSC5005, with the concomitant financial liability, every semester until he/she submits.
OPSC5005
Treatise

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12    P OPSC5001 and OPSC5002
Semester 1
Semester 2

Alternative core units

These units of study are only available to candidates with an exemption for a core unit of study.
OPSC5011
Ocular Genetics - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

9    P OPSC5001
C OPSC5002
N OPSC5012

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Students must request permission from the unit of study coordinator to enrol in this unit of study. The coordinator will email the Postgraduate Student Administration Unit to advise that the student has permission to enrol.
Semester 1
Semester 2
OPSC5012
Ocular Pathology - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

9    P OPSC5001
C OPSC5002
N OPSC5011

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Students must request permission from the unit of study coordinator to enrol in this unit of study. The coordinator will email the Postgraduate Student Administration Unit to advise that the student has permission to enrol.
Semester 1
Semester 2