code

SPM-03

Program Code
level

Under Graduate

Level
duration

3+1 Years

Duration

Programme Overview

Among the recognized para medical science areas, optometry is one of the best. The School of Paramedical Sciences is a Top B. Sc College in Hisar, Haryana.  One of its major highlights is the B. Sc Optometry program reputed across the country. Optometry is a healthcare profession that is autonomous, educated, and registered, and optometrists are the primary healthcare practitioners of the eye and visual system who provide comprehensive eye and vision care.

The curriculum includes refraction and dispensing, detection/diagnosis and management of disease in the eye, and the rehabilitation of conditions of the visual system. The faculty at the college ensures that the students get the best of education and required training for their profession.

Optometry OSGU Hisar

Programme Objectives

The B. Sc in Optometry is a program offered by OSGU that is drafted with the following objectives:

  • To impart basic knowledge and skills involved in examination, diagnosis and management diseases affecting the human ophthalmic system.
  • To train students to work in conjunction with a multidisciplinary team to apply optometry to the patients.
  • To pursue further qualification to attain senior position in the professional field and also to keep abreast with the recent advances, new technology and research.

Programme Outcomes

The B.Sc. (Optometry) program offered at the best B. Sc. college in Hisar, Haryana will equip the students with the fundamental understanding and skills and latest techniques of diagnosis, therapeutic and prophylactic aspects of diseases related to the visual system. They can pursue their career as optometrists & Optician and can be employed in the health organizations dealing with surgical eye care, diagnosis and treatment of eye, plastic surgery.  They can also opt for higher studies and research or entrepreneurships.

Career Path

The para medic aspirants from OSGU are prone to higher and better quality of career opportunities in the field. When the course has been completed, the potential candidates with their given skill set and aptitude scores, can enter either of the following career paths –

  • Refractionists and theatre assistant
  • Optical / contact lens companies
  • Academic Institutes
  • Optical Manufacturing Industry
  • Public Health Centers
  • Jobs in Private Sector
  • Government Hospitals
  • Defense Services

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum percentage and others criteria for admission will be as per UGC/ Concerned Regulatory Bodies.

Provided below are the criteria that need to be met for the given course.

For National Students

  • 10+2 in Physics, Chemistry and Biology or its equivalent.
  • LEET:- The candidate who has passed in 3 years Diploma in relevant discipline after Matric or 2 years Diploma in relevant discipline after 10+2

For International Students

  • Rule framed by University Grants Commission (UGC) and notified in its website www.ugc.ac.in will be followed for deciding the eligibility and admission of International students to various courses offered in Om Sterling Global University, Hisar.

Programme Syllabus

The syllabus of the program plays a major role in how the students turn out for the profession. The syllabi drafted by the School of Para Medical Sciences are detailed and cover the necessary components to ensure a complete and overall education of the students. Given below is the syllabus for B. Sc in Optometry.

Semester I

S.No. Subject
01. General Anatomy
02. General Anatomy Practical
03. General Physiology
04. General Physiology Practical
05. General Bio Chemistry
06. General Bio Chemistry Practical
07. Geometrical Optics I
08. Geometrical Optics-I Practical
09. Nutrition
10. English Literature and Language-I
11. Environmental Studies

Semester II

S.No. Subject
01. Physical Optics
02. Ocular Anatomy
03. Ocular Anatomy Practical
04. Ocular Physiology
05. Ocular Physiology Practical
06. Geometrical Optics II
07. Geometrical Optics II Practical
08. Ocular biochemistry
09. Ocular biochemistry Practical
10. English Literature and Language-II
11. Computer Awareness Level I
12. Computers Practical

Semester III

S.No. Subject
01. Dispensing Optics
02. Dispensing Optics -Practical
03. Visual Optics – I
04. Visual Optics – I Practical
05. Optometric Instruments
06. Optometric Instruments Practical
07. Ocular Diseases-I
08. Ocular Diseases-I Practical

Semester IV

S.No. Subject
01. Optometric Optics (I)
02. Optometric Optics (I) Practical
03. Visual Optics (II)
04. Visual Optics (II) Practical
05. Low vision Aids
06. Low vision Aids Practical
07. Ocular diseases (II)
08. Ocular diseases (II) Practical
09. Optometric Investigations
10. Optometric Investigations Practical
11. Hospital procedures & Medical Psychology

Semester V

S.No. Subject
01. Orthoptics and Binocular Vision
02. Orthoptics and Binocular Vision Practical
03. Major Eye Diseases
04. Systemic Diseases
05. Contact Lenses-I
06. Contact Lenses-I Practical
07. Public Health & Community Optometry
08. Research Methodology & Biostatistics

Semester VI

S.No. Subject
01. Pediatric Optometry
02. Pediatric Optometry practical
03. Occupational Optometry
04. Occupational Optometry Practical
05. Geriatric Optometry
06. Geriatric Optometry Practical
07. Advanced Orthoptics
08. Advanced Orthoptics Practical
09. Contact Lenses- II
10. Contact Lenses- II Practical
11. Medical Law & Ethics
12. Medical Psychology

Semester VII

S.No. Subject
01. Internship
02. Project
03. Viva

How to Apply

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