Taught course

Ophthalmology Advanced Clinical Practice (Paediatrics)

Institution
University of Sheffield · Faculty of Medicine
Qualifications
MMedSci

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Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement is a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent in an eye-care related degree. Applicants must be currently working in paediatric eye care and have the support of a local ophthalmologist or advanced clinical practitioner in paediatric ophthalmology, in order to gain clinical experience under supervision, for a wide range of paediatric eye conditions.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The course is suitable for forward-thinking practitioners, already working in paediatric ophthalmology, who wish to pioneer new or improved services.

You'll gain comprehensive and advanced knowledge of paediatric ophthalmology conditions. As well as studying the core elements of diagnosing and managing a wide range of ophthalmological conditions affecting paediatric patients, you'll learn techniques and management solutions through clinical, work-based learning.

You'll benefit from this course if you are ready to implement patient-led improvements and wish to reach advanced clinical practitioner status in paediatric ophthalmology.

Information for international students

Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with 6.5 in each other component, or equivalent.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MMedSci
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
c.codina@sheffield.ac.uk