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Ophthalmic Dispensing Management

Glasgow Caledonian University

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GCU is the only university in Scotland to offer a full-time Ophthalmic Dispensing Management degree course in the recognised GCU Vision Centre, located on campus. A modern purpose-built dispensing clinic, the Vision Centre provides the ideal environment for training towards commercial practice.

Year 1
Foundations of Optics, Ophthalmic Materials, Optical Appliances, Ophthalmic Anatomy and Physiology, Refraction and Binocular Vision.

Year 2
Clinical Dispensing Practice and Communication, Diagnostic Techniques (DO), Refraction and Binocular Vision, Ophthalmic Pathology and Pharmacology, Lighting, Colour and Optical Devices, Ophthalmic Professional Studies, Law & Management, Low Vision.

Year 3
Practice placement route: Dispensing Practice 1 & 2, Investigating Management In Healthcare and Management Planning In Healthcare: Full time study university route, Investigating Management In Healthcare, New Venture Creation, Contact Lens Studies, Directed Literature and Case Review, Clinical Studies and Review and Advanced Orthoptics 1.

Entry Requirements

2021 entry requirements
Standard entry: 3 Highers at BBC including a science subject plus National 5 English and Maths.

Widening access entry: 3 Highers at CCC including a science subject plus National 5 English and Maths.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

B502

Course Length

3 years

Faculty

School of Health and Life Sciences

Department

Vision Sciences

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.gcu.ac.uk

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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