UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Clinical Ophthalmic Practice

This is the first blended learning postgraduate programme in the UK to be designed for nurses and allied health professionals working in Ophthalmology. Developed by 2 global centres of expertise, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and UCL, this collaboration ensures that students have access to experts in their fields.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Candidates will need to have a professional healthcare qualification (in nursing or an allied healthcare profession). Students are also required to have at least 1 year's ophthalmic experience and to be currently working in the field of ophthalmology.

Course modules

Core modules: anatomy and physiology; clinical case studies relating to ophthalmic pathology; introduction to research and statistics; work-based clinical skills.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, discussion forums and online learning. Personal Tutors will support your learning. Assessment is through both formative and summative assessment via coursework, workbooks, online multiple choice questions, short answer papers and a final viva examination.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Mixed mode - 1 years
PgCert Full-time GBP 3,235 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time GBP 7,640 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Full-time GBP 3,235 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time GBP 3,235 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time GBP 3,235 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 3,815 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Mixed mode - 2 years

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7608 6800