Taught course

Clinical Optometry

Cardiff University · School of Optometry and Vision Sciences

Entry requirements

Please see our website for the entry requirements for this programme: https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught/courses/group/clinical-optometry

Months of entry


Course content

Providing pathways for those studying single modules or pursuing a university award, this programme uses a combination of convenient distance learning with some contact days.

Over 30 modules provide routes for pursuing specialist interests and for continued professional development including: glaucoma, medical retina, acute eye care, paediatric eye care, clinical teaching, low vision, leadership, tear film disorders. Many are accredited for the College of Optometrists' Higher Qualifications.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc
    part time
    60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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