Principles of Therapeutics  CPPD

Course Information

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Wednesday 28 February 2018 Home / EU - £900; Overseas - £1,800 OVM050 Apply Now

Course Content

The emphasis of the Principles of Therapeutics module are as follows:

  • Gross anatomy of the eye and orbit
  • Clinical ocular immunology, microbiology and pharmacology
  • Pathogenesis, clinical features and management of disorders of the anterior eye.

Module accessed via Moodle

Module Dates:

Term 2:

Start Date: 28 February 2018

Examination date: 17 October 2018


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

English Requirements

For those students whose first language is not English one of the following qualifications 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: