OPTHALMIC INSTRUMENTATION (3360304)  

6
Credit
4 + 0 + 2
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 30 + 0
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
20 + 0 + 30
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Rationale
Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye. Now days in hospitals and health care industries, various advanced ophthalmic instruments are used. This course focuses on various instruments, which are used to diagnose and treat the eye, an important organ of human body.
Course Outcome
The theory should be taught and practical should be carried out in such a manner that students are able to acquire required learning out comes in cognitive, psychomotor and affective domain to demonstrate following course outcomes:

i. Explain the anatomy and physiology of an eye.
ii. Select the specific ophthalmic instruments.
iii. Calibrate various ophthalmic diagnostic equipment.
iv. Identify various eye diseases and primary eye care.
v. Maintain various ophthalmic instruments

Active Learning
i. http://www.opthalmic.com/
ii. http://www.katalystsurgical.com/
iii. http://www.surgicalinstruments.com