A bachelor’s degree is a higher education program that can be obtained in about four years. Many bachelor programs are offered in person as well as on online so that even students who live in remote areas or who cannot attend school full-time can advance their education.
Latvia has both fee-paying and state-financed higher education. The country has two kinds of higher education courses. These include the academic and professional programs. There are three levels of academic higher education – bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral studies. The climate in the country favors various winter sports and recreation activities such as ice skating, skiing and ice hockey. International students prefer studying in Latvia due to its social life, arts and cultural institutions. The country’s culture is easy to adopt to.
This programme is based on studies of natural sciences, medicine and basic principles of primary eye care service. Bachelor programme is the first step in professional op
Study location: Latvia, Riga
Type: Undergraduate, full-time, part-time
Nominal duration: 3 years (180 ECTS) full-time, 4 years (180 ECTS) part-time
Study language: English
Awards: Bachelor (Bachelor of Natural Sciences in Optometry)
Accreditation: Study programme is accredited
This programme is based on studies of natural sciences, medicine and basic principles of primary eye care service. Bachelor programme is the first step in professional optometrist education scheme in Latvia. The program offers extensive profile studies of natural sciences including organic chemistry, biology, calculus, physics, medical courses including human anatomy and physiology, pathology, microbiology, biochemistry, anatomy and physiology of the eye, physiology of vision, specific courses in optometry – optics, geometrical optics, ophthalmic optics, optometric instruments, refractive defects, binocular vision and other....