UCL (University College London)
Ophthalmology with Clinical Practice
This programme delivers an in-depth understanding of clinical ophthalmology, disease pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment.
A UK medical degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Appropriate professional qualifications and suitable work experience (a minimum of 1 year�s ophthalmic training) is recommended prior to starting the programme.
Core modules: basic understanding of the eye; clinical practice (cataract); clinical practice (cornea); clinical practice (glaucoma); clinical practice (medical retina 1 and 2); clinical practice (paediatrics and neuro-ophthalmology); clinical practice (uveitis); clinical practice (vitreo retinal surgery); common ocular diseases and treatment; ocular therapeutics i and ii; surgery and the eye; systemic disease and the eye. Options: basic science of ophthalmology; optics and refraction; disorders affecting retinal function; retinal imaging.
In the first year the programme is predominantly delivered through lectures, seminars and attendance at clinical teaching sessions. The second year is largely clinic based and supplemented by taught sessions. Assessment is through written examinations, oral presentations, problem-based learning, dissertation and a case-based portfolio.
UCL Graduate School.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,310 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 30,340 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
020 7608 6968