Orthoptics BSc (Hons)

University of Liverpool

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UCAS CODE B520
The Orthoptics programme aims to develop your knowledge of how the vision system works, binocular vision involving how the eyes work together, and eye movement systems including the importance of assessing ocular motility. In addition, you will focus on the fundamentals of the nervous system, neuro-anatomy and physiology, and where it relates to the practice of orthoptics. This background knowledge will enable a graduate orthoptist to perform as a competent and reflective practitioner and be a ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
21st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Ophthalmics

Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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Ophthalmics graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Ophthalmics graduate salary
£16,000

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A level
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Source: HESA, 2018

Ophthalmics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
98%
Chemistry
49%
Psychology
30%
Mathematics
25%
General Studies
15%

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Orthoptics
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21 Nov 14

Orthoptics BSc (Hons)

I am havin a good time at Uni of Liverpool, love the nite life and havin a laff in lectures. Great fun. Learnin an...

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University of Liverpool
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21st
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Founded in 1881, the University of Liverpool is one of the founding members of the Russell Group, an elite federation of prestigious UK universities renowned for exceptional quality teaching and academic research. It is dedicated to fostering a highly inclusive, collaborative learning environment which inspires and nurtures ambitious, inquisitive and highly employable graduates, who have a global outlook and the abilities and confidence to succeed. The university is a highly diverse community, being home to over 22,000 students, including over 7,700 international students. It also has over 10,000 online students from 160 countries.

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University of Liverpool

The Foundation Building Brownlow Hill Liverpool
L69 7ZX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Lime Street  0.2 miles away

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