Bachelor of Science (Hons)

Glasgow Caledonian University

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  • 8 Semesters
  • Glasgow
  • English
  • 6,500 GBP
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    Glasgow Caledonian University

  • Degree

    Bachelor of Science (Hons)

  • Duration

    48 months / (8 semesters)

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  • Tuition Fee

    6,500 GBP per semester

  • Study Model

    Full Time

    In Campus


Featured Outline

  • Foundations of Optics
  • Ophthalmic Anatomy & Physiology
  • Ophthalmic Materials
  • Diagnostic Techniques
  • Introductory Ocular Disease. Clinical Ophthalmology
  • General Optometric Practice

Program Details

GCU's Optometry degree course is designed to provide the theoretical and practical training to equip graduates with advanced clinical skills which they will use to work as independent eyecare professionals.

Optometrists are eyecare professionals who detect sight problems and prescribe and fit glasses as well as contact lenses and other visual aids. Optometrists also detect and manage a variety of eye conditions such as Glaucoma and Age-related macular degeneration.

Admission Requirements

Language requirements

Any of the followings:

Test NameMinimum ScoreMinimum Score Level

Other requirement

  • High School Transcript
  • Passport
  • Personal Statement
  • IELTS score of 6.0 with no element below 5.5
  • Minimum entry requirement: ABBBC (incl English/essay-based subject, Maths and two Sciences)
  • If you do not meet the English language requirements, you may be eligible for our pre-sessional English programme which is taught at our Glasgow campus.

    Tuition Fees

    Tuition Fees:

    6,500 GBP per semester