Contact Lens Unit

Contact Lens Unit

OPTX 0006

Throughout the two years in the program emphasis has been placed on developing critical thinking and assessment skills effective in decision making and problem solving in the contact lens related areas. This test is to demonstrate all practical, instrumentation and knowledge gained by the student to practice contact lens fitting with confidence and safety. PREREQUISITES:For successful completion of semesters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 of the Ophthalmic Dispenser Program Successful completion of practica requirements, which include: 1000 hours 125 spectacle fits; 10 multi-focal, 10 progressive,10 Rx greater than + 6.00D 15 soft lens fits, 5 rigid fits COREQUISITES: All units of Comprehensive Exam week.



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