Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Diploma Course Requirements

Diploma Program Course Hours Per Week
Semester
Class
Lab
Clinical
Credit
FIRST SEMESTER (Summer)
COM-110 Introduction to Communication or 3 0 0 3
  COM-120 Intro to Interpersonal Communication or 3 0 0 3
  COM-231 Public Speaking 3 0 0 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 0 3
OPH 150 Intro to Ophthalmic Medical Assistant 2 0 0 2
OPH 151 Ocular Anatomy & Physiology 2 0 0 2
PSY 150 General Psychology 3 0 0 3
13
0
0
13
SECOND SEMESTER (Fall)
OPH 103 Intro to Diseases of Eye 2 0 0 2
OPH 105 Ophthamic Clinic Procedures I 1 2 0 2
OPH 106 Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Practicum I 0 0 21 7
OPH 109 Ophthalmic Optics & Basic Refractometry 2 0 0 2
5
2
21
13
THIRD SEMESTER (Spring)
OPH 104 Basic Ophthalmic Pharmacology 2 0 0 2
OPH 107 Ophthalmic Clinical Procedures II 1 2 0 2
OPH 108 Ophthalmic Patient Care 2 0 0 2
OPH 110 Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Practicum II (clinical) 0 0 21 7
5
2
21
13
Total Required Minimum Semester Hours Credit
39