BINOCULAR VISION

ORT3BIV

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject provides students with the fundamental physiological principals of ocular movement and binocular single vision. Students will develop an understanding of the general characteristics of binocular single vision and of the sensory consequences of the abnormal visual experience. The characteristics of strabismus and the relationship between accommodation and strabismus will also be introduced.

SchoolAllied Health, Human Services & Sport

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorConnie Koklanis

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted in HZVSO and must have passed: HBS2CAN

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Motility Disorders

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorAlec M. Ansons, Helen Davis

Year2014

Edition/Volume4th Edition

PublisherWiley

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Synthesise knowledge to clearly explain the physiology and principles of ocular movement and binocular single vision.
02. Analyse ocular disorders to determine sensory consequences
03. Provide solutions to complex problems involving the influence of accommodation on vergence and strabismus

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorConnie Koklanis

Class requirements

Lecture/WorkshopWeek: 41 - 41
One 1.50 h lecture/workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 41 to week 41 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture/WorkshopWeek: 31 - 39
Two 1.50 h lecture/workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.
Each week will consist of 3 hours of face-to-face lectures and/or workshops

Lecture/WorkshopWeek: 42 - 42
Two 1.50 h lecture/workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 42 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture/WorkshopWeek: 43 - 43
One 2.00 h lecture/workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 43 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

PracticalWeek: 41 - 41
One 1.50 h practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 41 to week 41 and delivered via face-to-face.
Scheduled in specialised orthoptic prac rooms

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Four 15 minute on-line quizzes (equiv 1000 words)N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
1 hour and 15 minute written test during semester (equiv 1250 words)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
1.5 hour written test during semester (equiv 1500 words)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3