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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34th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2021
33rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2021
12th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-22
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

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

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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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Latest Orthoptics reviews

Orthoptics
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Student Reviewer
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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Where you'll study

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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