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Bachelor of Orthoptics (Honours)

La Trobe University

Melbourne, Australia

  • Tuition Fee AU$ 42,800
  • Country Rank-
  • Duration48 Months
  • Score IELTS: 6.5 TOEFL: 79

Program Overview

Join Australia’s only undergraduate orthoptics program and learn to detect, diagnose and manage eye conditions in a range of patients, including children and adults.With a strong focus on clinical experience, our Bachelor of Orthoptics (Honours) will prepare you to launch a successful career as an orthoptist. You'll explore the anatomy and physiology of the eye to understand vision and visual function. Learn how to help people with eye disorders including strabismus (eye turns), eye diseases and low vision.

Clinical experiences start in your first year and will be a significant part of your degree. Work closely with industry to give you access to placements and hands-on experience in hospitals with dedicated eye clinics as well as private eye clinics. During these experiences, you'll learn how to use specialised technology, such as retinal cameras and ultrasonography machines.

Cost Of Studying At La Trobe University

Interest rates as low as 8.9% *


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