In this course students have the opportunity to refresh their anatomy and physiology knowledge before exploring eye conditions common to contact lens wearers. Students then learn methods for fitting and dispensing contact lenses. Contact lens materials, manufacturing processes, prescriptions and required instruments are all examined. Students discuss the different products available and how to promote optimal ocular health for contact lens wearers.
Course code: OPTC 2320
Length: 120.0 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.