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Practical International Ophthalmology 2 - OPSC5029

This course covers interpretation and assessment of OCT, fluorescein angiography, including green angiography, autofluorescence, electrophysiology, ocular motility assessment and research methodology. Upon successful completion of this unit of study, students will be able to: (1) understand published guidelines and recommendations for the diagnosis and management of important medical retina and paediatric ophthalmic clinical disorders, (2) develop a community based screening program for important medical retina and paediatric ophthalmic clinical disorders, (3) have a broad understanding of the challenges of implementing such programs.

Classes
Intensive on campus

Assessment
1hr observed structured practical exam (50%), 10 minutes presentation (50%)

Additional information
Candidates must be overseas trained specialists from countries with established vocational ophthalmology training programs and have satisfactorily completed the requirements to practise as ophthalmologists in their countries of residency, or be eligible to undertake further fellowship training in their countries of residency.

Pre-requisites

OPSC5026, OPSC5027 and OPSC5028

Co-requisites

OPSC5028 and OPSC5030

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive February

21 Jan 2019

Department/School: Save Sight Institute
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 15 Feb 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive September

26 Aug 2019

Department/School: Save Sight Institute
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 20 Sep 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive June

27 May 2019

Department/School: Save Sight Institute
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 14 Jun 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Professor Peter McCluskey
HECS Band: 3
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