Therapeutic Prescribing for Optometrists (PgCert)

Cardiff University

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Course info

This course will provide optometrists with a broad education in prescribing practice that will equip them with the necessary knowledge and skills to enhance their career and contribute effectively to extended professional roles.The specific aim of the programme is to prepare optometrists to practise as independent prescribers and to meet the standards set by the General Optical Council for entry on to the appropriate specialist therapeutic prescribing register.The School of Optometry will ... READ MORE

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36th / 131
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25th
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1st

Start date and duration

Start date
26-SEP-22
Distance/Online
1 year

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Latest Optometry reviews

Optometry
SR
Student Reviewer
12 Jan 15

Optometry with a Preliminary Year (4 years) BSc (Hons)

Brilliant university. Everybody is so friendly and there are plenty of ways to meet new people and make friends....
SR
Student Reviewer
04 Apr 14

Continuing Education and Continuing Professional Development in Optometry and Vision Sciences (Various Courses) Postgraduate Credits

I have enjoyed my time here at cardiff uni and the facilities could have been better and intercommunication between...

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How Optometry students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 5 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,243 reviews

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Where you'll study

Cardiff University

PO Box 921 Cardiff
CF10 3XQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cathays  0.1 miles away

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