Programme Name Postgraduate Diploma in Eye Care (Quota Based)
Programme Description
This programme aims to provide students with values, attitudes, knowledge and skills in eye care that will enable them to provide effective and comprehensive eye care services throughout the Pacific. This effectiveness will be evaluated with respect to the whole person, thus emphasizing not only academic outcomes, but also outcomes of patient centered, holistic and culturally sensitive eye care. Such an approach to eye care provision will likely more effectively reduce the burden of blindness in the Pacific region.
Majors Eye Care
Minimum Requirement
1. A nursing qualification permitting registration in the Pacific and
• Minimum of 1-year work experience (post internship) in a health-related field
• Observation in an eye clinic for at least one month to ensure interest and motivation to pursue a career in ophthalmology..
Programme Type Postgraduate Diploma
Credit Points Required 120
Campus Tamavua
Duration 1
Estimated Tution Fees - Local (FJD) $515.00
Estimated Tution Fees - Regional $515.00
Year 1
Core Units Offered In
PEC801 - Advanced Eye Care Semester 1,2