Optometry Degree Programme

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Bachelor of Optometry (Hons)

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Campus: Kota Damansara

Intakes: April, August

Duration: 4 years

STPM Minimum CGPA of 2.50
A-Level
Foundation / Pre-University programme CGPA of 2.5 or above
Any equivalent Pre-U qualifications (Science Stream)
Year 1
  • Essential Basic Sciences
  • Mathematical Techniques
  • Biomedical Sciences for Optometry I & II
  • Human Biology
  • Ocular Biology
  • Geometrical & Physical Optics
  • Clinical Studies I
  • TITAS
  • Hubungan Etnik
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi II
  • Malaysian Studies III
  • Effective Listening
Year 2
  • Biomedical Sciences for Optometry III
  • Ocular Optics I & II
  • Visual Science I & II
  • Clinical Studies II
  • Speciality Clinical Studies I
  • Optometric Use of Drugs I
  • Personal Health Management
  • Business Ethics
  • Co-Curriculum Management
Year 3
  • Foundations of Ocular Disease
  • Speciality Clinical Studies II
  • Basic Clinical Practice
  • Optometric Use of Drugs II
  • Behavioural Science in Vision Care
  • Ophthalmic Dispensing Workshop I & II
  • Ocular Disease in Primary Care
  • Care of Functional Visual Disorders
  • General Clinic I
  • Speciality Clinics A & B
  • Occupational & Environmental Optometry
  • Industrial Placement I
Year 4
  • General Medicine in Optometry
  • Public Health & Community Optometry
  • Professional Issues in Optometry
  • General Clinic II & III
  • Contact Lens Clinic I & II
  • Binocular Vision / Paediatric Clinic I & II
  • Advanced Ophthalmic Care Clinic I & II
  • Low Vision Clinic I & II
  • Optometric Case Studies I & II
  • Project / Dissertation I & II
  • Industrial Placement II

Bachelor of Optometry (Hons)

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Campus: Kuala Lumpur

Intakes: January, July

Duration: 4 years

Foundation in Science Health Minimum CGPA 2.50 including 3 Science subjects or Mathematics
STPM (science stream) Minimum CGPA 2.50
A-Level (science stream) Minimum 3 D including 3 Science subjects or Mathematics
UEC Minimum CGPA 2.50 or B5 in 3 Science subjects and B6 in other 2 subjects
National Matriculation (Science Stream) Minimum CGPA 2.50
Australian Year 12 Minimum score 14 (60% ATAR/ TER) including 3 Science subjects or Mathematics
Canadian Pre-University (CPU) CGPA 2.50 or 60% including 3 Science subjects or Mathematics
Diploma / Bachelor’s Degree (science-related) Minimum CGPA 2.50
Year 1
  • Biochemistry & Cell Biology for Optometry
  • Human Anatomy & Neuroscience
  • Human Physiology
  • Optics for Optometry
  • Optometric Instrumentation
  • Microbiology for Optometry
  • Ocular Anatomy & Physiology
  • Visual Science I
Year 2
  • Optometric Practice I
  • Ophthalmic Optics and Dispensing I
  • Introduction to Biostatistics
  • Visual Science II
  • General and Ocular Pharmacology I
  • Optometric Practice II
  • Binocular Vision I
  • Ophthalmic Optics and Dispensing II
  • Visual Science III
  • General and Ocular Pharmacology II
  • Psychology for Optometry
Year 3
  • Optometric Practice III
  • Contact Lens Practice I
  • Ophthalmic Optics and Dispensing III
  • Introduction to General and Ocular Pathology for Optometry
  • Low Vision
  • English Communication Skill for Optometry
  • Binocular Vision II
  • Primary Care Clinic I
  • Contact Lens Practice II
  • Environmental and Community Optometry
  • Ocular Disease for Optometry
  • Specialty Care Practice A and B
  • Industrial Placement I
Year 4
  • Primary Care Clinic II
  • Ophthalmic Optics and Dispensing IV
  • Research Methods & Statistics (R&D)
  • Entrepreneurship and Ethics
  • Public Health Optometry
  • Specialty Care Clinic AI
  • Specialty Care Clinic BI
  • Primary Care Clinic III
  • Problem-based Clinical Case Study
  • Optometry Research Project (R&D)
  • Specialty Care Clinic AII
  • Specialty Care Clinic BII