What will I learn?

**Course overview**- Our BSc Ophthalmic Dispensing is a unique, two-year fast-track programme for those in the industry who want to gain qualifications while working.- The programme blends online delivery with week-long, on-campus blocks, embedding learning with clinical and practical skills. You can see how the knowledge from the programme can be applied in the real world within your workplace.- On successful completion of this programme, you may have the opportunity to transfer onto the Optometry programme if you meet the requirements to a satisfactory standard.**Why study with us**- A fast-track format means you start your pre-registration in your last year and you could be a registered dispensing optician within two years of starting the course.- You’ll have access to our brand new purpose-built vision sciences facilities including specialist dispensing and refraction labs.- You will have the opportunity to learn within our on campus Eye Health Clinic, equivalent to a high street practice and open to members of the public.

Which department am I in?

School of Medicine

Study options

Full Time (2 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

12 September 2022


Main Site

Admissions Office,

Corporation Street,



PR1 2HE, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

including Biology, Human Biology, Psychology, Sociology or PE. General Studies not accepted.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.