Eyeglasses Theory (OPTC 1140)

In this extensive course, students investigate all aspects of eyeglass production and delivery to the client. This course provides a comprehensive overview of lens theory, interpretation of prescriptions, types of materials and an introduction to the instruments of the trade. Students learn the variety of lens and frame selections along with the manufacturing process. Conducting patient assessments and documentation is explored along with methods of patient teaching. Finally, students learn how to evaluate eyeglasses and how to provide follow up care to patients.
Course code: OPTC 1140
Credits: 8.0
Length: 120.0 hours
Course outline: view https://www.vcc.ca/vccphp/courseoutline?subject=OPTC&number=1140


OPTC 1110, OPTC 1130.

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