SMEA09025U  Optional Clinical Course in Ophthalmology in English

Volume 2017/2018
Education

Kandidatuddannelsen i medicin
Msc in Medicine

Content

The purpose of the course is to equip the student with theoretical and practical competencies enabling him or her to manage patients with ophthalmological problems in A&E and general practice.

Learning Outcome

The purpose of the course is to enable the student to:

  • Diagnose the acute/subacute life-threatening conditions and blindness
  • Diagnose and treat the most common infectious and allergic eye diseases
  • Diagnose the more common eye diseases and be informed about their treatment
  • Assess the eye diseases that can be prevented by timely action
  • Explain the requirements for visual function in the context of motoring and vocational activities
  • Explain the way eye diseases manifest themselves in the case of disease elsewhere in the body
  • Explain the overall scope of the subject and areas for development in future
Certificates for Clinical Course in Internal Medicine II, Clinical Course in Surgery II and Clinical Course in Anaesthesia
Lectures and classroom instruction
The course will be assessed by the "Exam in Ophthalmology in English" (SMEA09013E)
Credit
2,5 ECTS
Type of assessment
Course participation
Satisfactory participation in class teaching
Aid
All aids allowed
Marking scale
passed/not passed
Censorship form
No external censorship
Criteria for exam assesment

To obtain a course certificate the student must be able to:

  • Diagnose the acute/subacute life-threatening conditions and blindness
  • Diagnose and treat the most common infectious and allergic eye diseases
  • Diagnose the more common eye diseases and be informed about their treatment
  • Assess the eye diseases that can be prevented by timely action
  • Explain the requirements for visual function in the context of motoring and vocational activities
  • Explain the way eye diseases manifest themselves in the case of disease elsewhere in the body.
  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 10
  • Class Instruction
  • 26
  • Preparation
  • 101
  • Total
  • 137