University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Vision and Strabismus

This is a part-time distance learning course for practising Orthoptists and other eye care professionals. It's taught online so you can study for a higher degree without having to leave your current post. Teaching is by distance learning, supported by two weekend residentials (and introductory day for Low Vision) that take place in Sheffield and virtual tutorials using e-technology. Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.

Entry requirements

MMedSci: Anyone with an orthoptic degree or diploma, or appropriate eye care qualification may apply (2:1 or higher classifications are preferred). Applications are welcomed from anywhere in the world, provided broadband internet access is available. Ideally you should also have at least one year's clinical experience following your first degree. English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MMedSci Distance learning (part-time) September 2019 - 3 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Distance learning (part-time) September 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

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Vision and Strabismus
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01142159042