Fabrication of Spectacles Unit

Fabrication of Spectacles Unit

OPTX 0004

During the two years in the program the student has been able to develop skills in the areas of lensometer, layout of a variety of lens designs, fabrication and the final checking of the completed appliance to the required standards of tolerances.This examination is to demonstrate the students proficiency at fabrication under time limited testing conditions to the present day standard of tolerances PREREQUISITES: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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