BSc (Hons) Orthoptics Program By Glasgow Caledonian University |Top Universities

BSc (Hons) Orthoptics

BSc (Hons) Orthoptics

Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    1001-1200
  • Degree BSc
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Study Mode On Campus
  • Subject Biological Sciences
  • Duration 48 months
  • Scholarships Yes
  • Start date Sep-2021

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This programme offers an understanding of the eye and the role of the brain in visual experience are key to Orthoptic work. Orthoptists work in the care and management of patients with poor development of vision and conditions that include brain injury, diabetes, stroke, low vision and glaucoma. Orthoptists work closely with Ophthalmologists and Optometrists, as well as paediatricians, neurologists, nursery teachers, health visitors, endocrinologists, and other allied health professionals in multi-disciplinary care. The programme at GCU involves learning alongside other healthcare trainees giving students a multidisciplinary experience throughout their four years of study. Orthoptics is suited to individuals interested in health care who enjoy working with people, particularly children and the elderly. 

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