Part time Masters in Optometric Medicine in Latvia 2020
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.
The professional Master's programme Optometry (Clinical) offers multidisciplinary studies based on visual science and contemporary primary vision care.
Study location: Latvia, Riga
Type: Postgraduate, full-time, part-time
Nominal duration: 2 years (120 ECTS), full-time; 2.5 years (120 ECTS), part-time
Study language: English
Awards: Master (Professional Master Degree in Clinical Optometry, qualification “Optometrist”)
Accreditation: Study programme is accredited
The professional Master's programme Optometry (Clinical) offers multidisciplinary studies based on visual science and contemporary primary vision care. The professional qualification of the graduates meets the professional standard Optometrist and is equivalent to that received in the UK, USA and Norway.
Students of the programme acquire both professional skills in primary vision care (optometry) and academic knowledge in vision science, which allows them to enrol in the doctoral programme....