Optometric technicians assist an optometrist, an eye doctor who provides primary vision care, such as prescribing corrective lenses and administering eye exams. Optical technicians make optical parts for scientific instruments such as microscopes and telescopes, lenses for spectacles and contact lenses.
Advanced Diploma In Ophthalmic Nursing (ADON)
An Ophthalmic nurse is a nursing professional that focuses on assessing and treating patients with a variety of eye diseases and injuries. With the rapid spread of new kinds of ophthalmic diseases, there is an increased need for more knowledgeable professionals in health-care disciplines.
The program will extend over 1 academic year. It compresses of general courses related specifically to Ophthalmic Nursing and Healthcare delivery with 3 months internship
Be a holder of a Diploma or BSc in General Nursing, Registered Nurse who is registered with the Liberian Board for Nursing and Midwifery. Have at least 2 years post qualification experience as a registered nurse
|OPN-302||Applied Health Sociology||15||1||-||15||1|
|OPN-303||Applied Health Psychology||15||1||-||15||1|
|OPN-307||Anatomy and Physiology||30||2||-||30||2|
|OPN-308||Medical Ophthalmic Nursing I||30||2||160||2||190||4|
|OPN-309||Surgical Ophthalmic Nursing I||30||2||160||2||190||4|
|OPN-311||Epidemiology and Biostatistics,||15||1||80||95||1|
|OPN -312||Basic Optics||15||1||80||1||95||2|