City, University of London

City, University of London

Clinical Optometry

The MSc in Clinical Optometry has an international reputation for quality and is at the forefront of continuing education in clinical optometry - you will acquire cutting-edge skills and knowledge form leading UK experts in a dynamic learning environment. The programme will provide you with an opportunity to enhance your career prospects in this field through gaining both an academic qualification and a professional qualification with either the General Optical Council or the College of Optometrists (where appropriate). The course is for optometrists wishing to extend their professional development and scope of practice. Emphasis is placed on 'shared-care' or 'co-management' of patients with other medical disciplines and the expansion of the optometrist's role in ocular therapeutics. The programme integrates clinical and theoretical knowledge, making extensive use of expert practitioners. It enables optometrists to continue development and accumulation of knowledge and expertise relating to ocular health care and vision science during their professional careers. The programme provides a range of modules including 15 and 60 credit modules at Master's level. There is a choice of exit routes a PG Cert and PG Dip level, modules can also be taken as stand-alone Continuing Professional Development courses.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,000 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

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