OPT-290: Clinical Externship I (2020-2021)

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Clinical Externship I
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
16 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Offers structured clinical experiences in which students observe and participate in selective practical activities at affiliating ophthalmology clinics. Discusses skill development in charting, communicating with patients, performing non-invasive tests, calibrating, and maintaining ophthalmic equipment typical to a standard exam room. Requires students to document 240 clinical hours.

Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.