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OPHS Curriculum

OPHS Curriculum

For course descriptions, please refer to the Old Dominion University catalog.

Semester One (Sept - Dec)

OPHS 311

Motility

4 Credits

OPHS 312

Ocular Anatomy & Systemic Disease

3 Credits

OPHS 320

Optics & Refraction

5 Credits

OPHS 321

Visual Pathway

3 Credits

Semester Two (Jan - May)

OPHS 330

Pharmacology & Systemic Disease

3 Credits

OPHS 335

Technical Skills

5 Credits

OPHS 337

Advanced Motility

4 Credits

Semester Three (June - Sept)

OPHS 350

Advanced Technical Skills

5 Credits

OPHS 352

General Clinical Rotation

2 Credits

Semester Four (Sept - Dec)

OPHS 420

Specialty Rotation I

5 Credits

OPHS 421

Specialty Rotation II

5 Credits

OPHS 430

Advanced Topics I

3 Credits

Semester Five (Jan - June)

OPHS 422

Specialty Rotation III

5 Credits

OPHS 423

Specialty Rotation IV

5 Credits

OPHS 440

Advanced Topics II

3 Credits

 

Total Credits

60 Credits

As a condition of graduation, students are required to sit for the national board certification exams given by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO).