OPT-101: Introduction to Ophthalmic Technology

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Summer 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Intro to Ophthalmic Technology
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Introduces the roles and responsibilities of health care professionals directly involved in vision care. Provides an overview of the comprehensive medical eye examination, including documentation protocol, units on ophthalmic terminology, and abbreviations. Also discusses career options and key elements of medical ethics for ophthalmic medical personnel.

Acceptance into the Ophthalmic Technician Program
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
Office Contact
School of Health & Human Services: 313-845-9877, hhsinfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132