Bachelor of Optometry (Hons)
Course Title: Optometry, Bachelor (Hons)
Course Code: BOP
What the course will give you
The MSU honours degree programme in optometry is approved by the Malaysia Optical Council (MOC). Completing the 4-year programme is an MOC pre-registration requirement for you to be a registered practitioner. Your subjects of study include physical and geometrical optics, binocular vision and ocular motility, paediatric and geriatric optometry, also clinical and vision care management.
Your lecturers are industry professionals, and the learning opportunities and experiences we provide you will add depth and breadth to your understanding and develop both your vocational and life skills. An internship at the end of your studies ensures you graduate industry-ready for a career in optometry.
How long it will take you
Where the qualification may lead you to
You will find ample opportunity in hospitals and the optical industry, including your own private practice.
Who may enrol
You need THREE (3) Credits including TWO (2) from among Biology, Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry at SPM level and at least a Pass in English Language AND 2.50 CGPA at STPM level in the Science Stream; OR 2.50 CGPA at A-level including THREE (3) Science or Mathematic subjects; OR an MSU Foundation Certificate with 2.50 CGPA and a Pass in THREE (3) Science or Mathematic subjects; OR an equivalent qualification recognized by MSU Senate.
Bachelor (Hons) of Optometry (BOP) is a four-year career-focused industry-developed programme of MSU’s Faculty of Health and Life Sciences (FHLS).
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