OPS 204 Contact Lens Theory and Application

3 credits (PREREQUISITES: ADMISSION TO THE OPHTHALMIC SCIENCE PROGRAM, "C" OR BETTER IN OPS 106)

This clinical course will put concepts mastered in OPS 106, in conjunction with content in the concurrent course OPS 206 (Contact Lens Theory II), into practice. Students will use contact lens equipment to design, fit, verify, and dispense contact lenses. Students will perfect their skill in this hands-on course with an emphasis on proper use of instrumentation, hygiene and follow-up care. (F)