Optometry BSc (Hons)

University of Huddersfield

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Course info

UCAS CODE S004
Get ready to take your first steps on an exciting journey towards a career in Optometry. Well give you the opportunity to gain the knowledge and practical skills youll need to complete your professional training and become highly employable. As one of the UKs newest Optometry departments, we are committed to offering you a learning experience thats second-to-none, and small class sizes mean a personal approach to our teaching where youll be well supported to reach your goals. * This course is ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
53rd

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Ophthalmics graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Ophthalmics graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£16,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£16,000 per year
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International Fees
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Latest Optometry reviews

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Hibah
25 May 21

Optometry BSc (Hons)

This year university has been a difficult experience as a lot of my modules have been online and I have found it quite...

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University of Huddersfield
CompUniGuide ranking
53rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
The University of Huddersfield is based in the centre of a vibrant town in the heart of beautiful Yorkshire and unlike some large cities in the UK, Huddersfield offers a relatively low cost of living. There are seven academic schools at the university: Applied Sciences Art, Design and Architecture Business Computing and Engineering Education and Professional Development Human and Health Sciences Music, Humanities and Media The university is recognised as a gold-rated university by the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). Based on the evidence available the TEF Panel judged that the university delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. In 2017, leading educationalists from around the world selected the University of Huddersfield as the first winner of the Global Teaching Excellence Award.

Where you'll study

University of Huddersfield

Queensgate Huddersfield
Kirklees
HD1 3DH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Huddersfield  0.2 miles away