Master of Medicine (Ophthalmic Science)




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
The Master of Medicine is available to medical doctors and the Master of Science in Medicine is available to applicants who are not medical doctors. Students who achieve a high standard in the Master of Medicine or Master of Science in Medicine are eligible to enrol in the Advanced option with the opportunity to complete a research project.
Ophthalmic science aims to prevent blindness, promote eye health and rehabilitate those with a visual disability. The program includes study in ocular anatomy, physiology, optics, genetics, pathology, practical ophthalmic science. You will gain skills in the practical applications of ophthalmic equipment, familiarity with anatomical specimens, pro-sections, radiographs and electron micrographs, and the ability to apply psychometric testing to obtain reliable and repeatable data.


Which department am I in? Sydney Medical School

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

English Language Requirements: IELTS overall score of 6.5 with no band below 6.0; TOEFL Paper based score of 565; TOEFL IBT: 85; PTE Academic score of 61; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 58; Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE): 45; Cambridge English scale: CAE and CPE: 176.

Entry Requirement For International Student

A successful applicant for admission to the Master of Medicine (Ophthalmic Science) will hold a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery of the University of Sydney or equivalent qualification. In exceptional circumstances the dean may admit applicants without these qualifications who, in the opinion of the school, have qualifications and evidence of experience and achievement sufficient to successfully undertake the award. English language requirements: TOEFL paper-based: A minimum result of 565 overall including a minimum result of 4.5 in Writing TOEFL IBT: including a minimum result of 17 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 19 in Writing

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
The University of Canterbury offers below pathways courses for this subject Certificate in Science (CertSc) in Astronomy
Certificate in University Preparation (CUP)
STAR Programme
Foundation Studies Certificate
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from UCIC New Zealand

Online/Distance (1 year)

A$44,500.00 (US$ 34,808) per year

5 March 2018, 30 July 2018

The University of Sydney Camperdown/Darlington Campus, THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY, New South Wales, 2006, SYDNEY, Australia