La Trobe University

Australia ,Melbourne | Melbourne

Bachelor of Orthoptics (Honours)

  • Duration: 48
  • $ 42800/year
  • IELTS: 6(6)
  • Bachelor

Melbourne, Australia-based La Trobe University is a research institution that was established in 1967. The university is in the top 1% of all universities in the globe. The Mont Park and Larundel psychiatric hospitals received funding from the farm that was formerly located on the Melbourne campus in the province of Bundoora. The past few years have seen La Trobe University place among the top 400 in each of the three major global university rankings. In Australia, the university has graduated more than 200,000 people, including students from other countries. According to latest statistics, La Trobe University has about 8,000 international students enrolled from more than 100 nations.

Objectives of the Bachelor of Orthoptics (Honors) program

  • Integrate knowledge of specialized disciplines with those of the biosciences and public health in the practice of orthopedics
  • Showcase your expertise in compliance with the Australian Orthoptic Board's Competency Standards for Orthoptists.
  • Use the proper forms and media to successfully share expert information with a variety of professional and non-professional stakeholders in a number of practice situations.
  • Exercise independence while displaying teamwork, leadership, and/or collaboration.
  • Showcase orthoptic professional principles by putting the needs of the patient first, standing up for them, and acting ethically in socially diverse cultures.
  • Examine and ponder intricate orthoptic issues in order to offer fresh remedies in a dynamic context.
  • Analyze and put into practice evidence-based orthoptic techniques.
  • Independently develop, organize, and carry out a project or piece of study to use clinical and scientific reasoning to support orthoptic practice.

Career options for graduates with an honors degree in orthoptics

Orthopedists play a crucial role in healthcare teams. Graduates will be qualified to fill clinical, technical, consultative, and teaching positions. There are several locations where you might pursue an orthoptist profession, including:

  • expert eye care facilities
  • Hospitals
  • Neighborhood centers
  • Academia/research


Tuition: $42800 per year



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IELTS: 6(6)


Academics: 2.8 GPA

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