Optometry Course


Istituto Politecnico Keplero has been training Opticians and Optometrists since 1977 providing a high quality educational programme, which guarantees a job almost at the 100%, in the short period.

The optometry course is a good continuation of the optics course and aims at specialising the professional in the optometric field according to the current regulations.

ACCESS TITLE
Licence certificate for practising the Optician auxiliary health profession.
SCHOOL YEAR
The Academic Year starts in October and ends in July; the candidate must pass all the exams and present a dissertation. For all students who also work or have specific needs there is a Customised Didactic Programme.
LOCATION
Lessons will take place at the operative headquarters of Istituto Politecnico Keplero in Termoli (CB), in Via Tremiti, 5.
FINAL CERTIFICATE
Specialisation Licence for Opticians in Optometry.
TITLE VALIDITY
The title has validity in all Italy and in all EU countries; it is valid also in all non-EU countries where there is a mutual validity for the same licence.
TEACHING CONTENTS
Lessons are divided into lectures and practice:
  • CONTACTOLOGY;
  • EYE PATHOPHYSIOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY;
  • LOW VISION;
  • GEOMETRIC OPTICS LAB;
  • OPTOMETRIC LAB 1;
  • OPTOMETRIC LAB 2;
  • OPTOMETRY;
  • EYE EXAM PROCEDURE;
  • VISION PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY;
  • OPTOMETRY STATISTICS;
  • OPTOMETRY PHYSICAL TECHNIQUES;
  • BINOCULAR VISION;
  • TRAINING;
  • DISSERTATION.
EDUCATIONAL GOALS
To learn:
  • Basic knowledges in optometry and eye pathophysiology;
  • Abilities in using optometric and scientific instruments;
  • Practical abilities for practicing as optometrist;
  • A scientific method to face and solve problems within the eye refractive.
TESTS
Written, oral or practical tests will be done in all the subjects of the course.
TEACHERS
Teachers are professionals with many years of experience in this course.
RECOGNITION OF TRAINING CREDITS
Reduction of the attendance hours based on the recognition of training credits assigned at admission test and based on knowledges/abilities previously certified through oral, written or practical exams.
FOREIGN STUDENTS
Foreign students should have a good knowledge of Italian (level A2) that will be reinforced through additional lessons.

Registrations:

Please, call +39 0875 85410, or send an e-mail to our CONTACT FORM or download the APPLICATION from the following link:

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