Critical Thinking for Ophthalmic Practice

City University London
In Islington (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Islington (England)
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

Module outline and aimsThe purpose of this module is to:Extend the ophthalmic practitioner’s critical thinking skills as applied to ophthalmic practice. .Increase the ophthalmic practitioner’s awareness of the need for critical thinking as a basis for clinical decision-making.Content outlineThis module will include on-line discussions as well as face-to-face discussions and tutorials on a range of topics including:The concept of critical thinkingThe role of critical thinking in eye careLinks between critical thinking, evidence-based practice and clinical decision-making in ophthalmic practiceStrategies for critical thinkingBarriers to critical thinking, and overcoming these in practiceExamination date: 22nd and 23d September 2016 Course Information Start DateCostCourse CodeApply Thursday 22 September 2016 Home / EU - £1,000 OVM054 Apply Now For additional dates please register your interest Home / EU - £1,000 OVM054 Register Interest Eligibility Non EEA students can only apply as part of a programme, not as a stand-alone module.You should normally be a UK registered optometrist satisfying all legal requirements to be eligible to practise in the UKYou should also be registered with the General Optical CouncilOverseas optometrists/ Medical Practitioners will be accepted on an ad hoc basis providing your undergraduate syllabus and clinical responsibilities are similar to those of a UK optometrist/Medical Practitioner. English Requirements For those students whose first language is not English, the following qualification is also required:IELTS: 7.0Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014.

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Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Islington
Northampton Square, EC1V 0HB , London, England
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What you'll learn on the course

English Language
TOEFL
IELTS
Decision Making
IT
English
Medical
Medical training
Optometrist
Critical Thinking
Skills and Training

Course programme

Critical Thinking for Ophthalmic Practice  CPD
  • Overview

Module outline and aims

The purpose of this module is to:

Extend the ophthalmic practitioner’s critical thinking skills as applied to ophthalmic practice. .

Increase the ophthalmic practitioner’s awareness of the need for critical thinking as a basis for clinical decision-making.

Content outline

This module will include on-line discussions as well as face-to-face discussions and tutorials on a range of topics including:

  • The concept of critical thinking
  • The role of critical thinking in eye care
  • Links between critical thinking, evidence-based practice and clinical decision-making in ophthalmic practice
  • Strategies for critical thinking
  • Barriers to critical thinking, and overcoming these in practice

Examination date: 22nd and 23d September 2016

Course Information Start DateCostCourse CodeApply Thursday 22 September 2016 Home / EU - £1,000 OVM054 Apply Now For additional dates please register your interest Home / EU - £1,000 OVM054 Register Interest Eligibility

Non EEA students can only apply as part of a programme, not as a stand-alone module.

  • You should normally be a UK registered optometrist satisfying all legal requirements to be eligible to practise in the UK
  • You should also be registered with the General Optical Council
  • Overseas optometrists/ Medical Practitioners will be accepted on an ad hoc basis providing your undergraduate syllabus and clinical responsibilities are similar to those of a UK optometrist/Medical Practitioner.
English Requirements

For those students whose first language is not English, the following qualification is also required:

  • IELTS: 7.0

Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014.

Application Deadline: