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Optometry and Ophthalmology (Advanced Clinical Practice) MSc
The aim of this programme is to develop clinical practice and to contribute to the advancement of eye care delivery in primary, secondary or tertiary care settings. The Optometry and Ophthalmology MSc...Read more
Our PhD programme provides perfect foundation for practising optometrists who want to add an academic strand to their work, and for scientists with backgrounds in a variety of disciplines who...Read more
Combine the latest research and theoretical knowledge with practical learning and clinical skills on this master’s programme for practising optometrists. Our MSc enjoys an excellent reputation...Read more
Optometry is a specialist medical discipline that focuses on the study of the eyes. Providing insights into the function and health of these important organs, postgraduate optometry students will build advanced skills in identifying and treating diseases of the eyes or defects in vision.
As well as evaluating patients’ health and giving advice, optometrists prescribe glasses or contact lenses—as well as make referrals to other specialists, such as ophthalmologists, when necessary.
There are over 20 postgraduate degrees in optometry to choose from in the UK. You might study optometry specifically or complete a combined qualification, including areas like ophthalmic or vision sciences.