UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Clinical Ophthalmology

The course will enhance your knowledge of common ocular diseases, ophthalmic surgical and laser procedures, clinical anatomy and ocular therapeutics. You will develop analytical skills for solving clinical cases and evaluating published research, and gain valuable research experience through the opportunity to undertake a clinical library-based dissertation.

Entry requirements

A UK medical degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required.

Course modules

Modules include: Basic understanding of the eye; common ocular diseases and treatment; systemic disease causing ocular disease; surgery and the eye; ocular therapeutics 1; ocular therapeutics 2. Optional modules include: basic science and ophthalmology; clinical visual sciences; disorders affecting retinal function; retinal imaging.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, problem-based learning, clinical application and clinical practice observation at Moorfields Eye Hospital. Assessment is through written examinations, multiple choice questions, oral presentations, problem-based learning, a dissertation and a case-based portfolio.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 24,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Variable September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Variable September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 - 6 months
PgDip Variable September 2016 - 3 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7608 6800