Taught course

Eye Care Governance

Institution
Cardiff University · School of Optometry and Vision Sciences
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a BSc Degree in Optometry. English Language Requirements: Minimum University requirements (e.g. 6.5 IELTS) Application Deadline: 1 month before the start of term.

Months of entry

September, March

Course content

This course consists of three core modules – leadership skills, evidence-based eye care and audit, and legal aspects of UK optometry – as well as a free choice of 20 credits to allow students to follow their interests and increase their knowledge and understanding of a specific area. The aim of the course is to provide optical professionals with the skills required to successfully oversee the eye care services, with the opportunity to become effective leaders within the optical sector, and with a comprehensive overview of their legal obligations in optometric practice in the UK.

Full details of this programme can be found on our website: http://courses.cardiff.ac.uk/postgraduate/course/detail/p352.html

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

distance learning
24 months

Course contact details

Name
OPTOM PGT Team
Email
PGOptom@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 0561