Course Preview for Bachelor of Science (Honours) Optometry and Clinical Practice
28 June 2019, Friday (6.30pm – 8.00pm)
6.45pm Introduction to Course
Do you want to improve your knowledge, practical and clinical skills in optometric practice?
If you graduated with a Diploma in Optometry from a polytechnic in Singapore and wish to improve your optometry skills and knowledge, this course may be for you!
The Bachelor of Science (Honours) Optometry and Clinical Practice course awarded by Aston University, United Kingdom is offered as a two-year (20 taught months) part-time course with 3 stages.
The programme delivers the same learning outcomes and qualification as students studying in the UK campus. Stage 2 and stage 4 are conducted in Singapore while stage 3 practical modules are conducted in the UK.
The novel mode of delivery allows students to undertake most of their study in Singapore at Parkway College, but also to benefit from the experience and teaching of the optometry experts of Aston University.
You should be registered with the Optometrists and Opticians Board (OOB) as a licensed Optometrist (full, provisional or temporary), as the programme is approved by OOB as an “Displayable Additional Qualification”.
Application opens from 2 January 2019 and closes on 1 August 2019.
Register now to attend our Course Preview to find out more!
About the Bachelor of Science (Honours) Optometry and Clinical Practice course
Parkway College’s Bachelor of Science (Honours) Optometry and Clinical Practice course is awarded by Aston University, United Kingdom and provides you the opportunity to study a UK awarded degree in Optometry in Singapore.
• Course duration: 24 months on part-time basis
• Course commencement date: 23 September 2019
• Registration closing date: 1 August 2019
Who Should Attend
• Optometists with a Diploma in Optometry, and has an interest in pursuing a Bachelor Degree in Optometrist.
Applicants must be at least 18 years old and have the following:
• A Diploma in Optometry from Singapore Polytechnic, Ngee Ann Polytechnic or Parkway College with GPA 2.0 and above; AND
• Candidate must also have a qualified Optometrist license (Full, provisional, and temporary) from Optometrists and Opticians Board (OOB), Singapore; AND
• A GCE O-level credit in English language or an IELTS score of 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each section; AND
Applicants must be Singapore or Malaysia passport holders who can meet the UK Visa requirement for the stage 3 compulsory UK residence training.
*Those who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered on a case-by-case basis and subjected to Aston University Admission Team approval.
Please register below: (You will be directed to EventBrite to complete your registration)
How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Please fill the enquiry form at https://www.parkwaycollege.edu.sg/course/bachelor-of-science-honours-optometry-and-clinical-practice/
Registration Terms & Conditions
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Can I bring a guest?
You may bring your colleagues, friends or family members to the preview. Please register a ticket for your guest under either General Admission or Accompanying Guest.
What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Parkway College is located at the former HDB centre, next to Bukit Merah Town Centre. Nearest MRT station: Redhill/Tiong Bahru (Feeder bus required). Parking is available at Surbana One Basement/Multi-Storey Carpark and parking rates apply.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Please show either a printed ticket or flash the ticket on your mobile phone.
Can I update or cancel my registration?
Please update your registration details and status via EventBrite.
Is my registration ticket transferrable?
Interested parties may obtain a new ticket on EventBrite.
May international candidates apply for the course?
The course is open to Singapore and Malaysia passport holders only due to the UK Visa requirements for the stage 3 compulsory UK residence training.