Description
Basic Optical Concepts
Covers the properties of light and the function of a lens in vision correction. Included is a review of basic math needed in vision care and the physiological aspects of vision. This course begins the study of the neutralization and verification of spectacle lens powers, to include spherical, cylindrical and prism lenses.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
3
Offering
Course
OPTOMET 31516305
Academic Group
Technical Diploma
Academic Organization
Health Related Professions
Enrollment Requirements
Students must be enrolled in the Optometric Technician Program. Students must also be concurrently enrolled in Opt Disp 1, Opt Pre-test, Basic Opt Con, Ocular Anat, Human Relations