Optometry BSc (Hons)

City, University of London

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Course info

UCAS CODE B510
Who is it for?This course has been designed for students with an ambition to become leaders in the field of optometry. You should have a passion for science and will enjoy a future working with the public and colleagues across the healthcare sector. Optometry is a career where you have the opportunity to make a real difference to peoples’ lives who suffer from vision impairment and sight loss.ObjectivesAs a student on the BSc Optometry course, you will be studying within a Division which has an ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
57th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
8th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Ophthalmics

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 91 = 9% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Ophthalmics graduate salary at this uni
£15,000
UK Ophthalmics graduate salary
£15,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Ophthalmics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
92%
Chemistry
82%
Mathematics
65%
Psychology
21%
Physics
7%

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Latest Optometry reviews

Optometry
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Student Reviewer
21 Nov 16

Great...
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Student Reviewer
09 Mar 15

Optometry BSc (Hons)

It's great being able to practice clinical skills on each other. We need more clinical skills labs for optometry as...

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How Optometry students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 16 reviews

5 star 19%
4 star 63%
3 star 18%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 294 reviews

5 star 18%
4 star 51%
3 star 25%
2 star 4%
1 star 2%
City, University of London
CompUniGuide ranking
57th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
City, University of London is a leading global university based in the heart of one of the most vibrant cities in the world. City is committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions. For over 125 years, City has been using education, research and enterprise to transform the lives of its students, community and the world. It has been a member of the University of London since 2016 and has been awarded silver in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework.

Where you'll study

City, University of London

The Admissions Office Northampton Square London
Islington
EC1V 0HB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Angel  0.2 miles away Nearest train station: Barbican  0.3 miles away

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