Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
182001604200VISUAL OPTICS AND REFRACTION - IICompulsory245
Level of Course Unit
Short Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To learn the techniques of refraction of glasses with refraction.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Fatih KOÇ
Learning Outcomes
1Myopia treatment with glasses.
2Myopia treatment with glasses.
3Hypermetropia treatment with glasses.
4Hypermetropia treatment with glasses.
5Astigmatism treatment with glasses.
6Astigmatism treatment with glasses.
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Correction of myopia with glasses, correction of hypermetropia with glasses, correction of astigmatism by glasses, correction of anisometropia, presbyopia with glasses, laser correction of refractive errors, correction of refractive errors by surgical methods, correction of refractive errors with contact lenses, use of prismatic glasses, assistance to low vision.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Myopia treatment with glasses
2Hypermetropia treatment with glasses
3Astigmatism treatment with glasses
4Astigmatism treatment with glasses
5Anisometropia and presbyopia treatment with glasses
6Laser treatment of refraction defects
7Midterm
8Laser correction of refraction defects
9Surgical treatment of refraction defects
10Surgical treatment of refraction defects
11Contact lens treatment of refractive defects
12Contact lens treatment of refractive defecets
13Use of prismatic lenses
14Helping low visioners
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14456
Self Study14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination3412
Individual Study for Final Examination3618
Reading14114
Homework428
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)138
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