Optometry department

At (2013-2014) the optometry was the first optometry department that opened at Erbil Polytechnic University, Erbil Medical Technical Institute until present. Graduated in this department armed with the ability and skills where the can deal and cooperate with another department of eye and ophthalmology and optometrist can do eye examination, write spectacles and contact lens prescription, evaluation perimeter, topography, binocular vision anomaly, low vision, eyeglasses and ophthalmic dispensing, the student graduate after 2 years and 4 semester where the success in ( 5 General , 1 core ,14 Basic)

Vision

The department of optometry strives to be a center for innovation and excellence in optometry and vision sciences, leadership, and clinical practice at
local, regional levels.

Mission

The mission of the department is to graduate national professional complete optometrist at the undergraduate and the graduate levels; and prepare graduate to be morally reflective healthcare leaders and, who can discover, disseminate and apply latest evidence-based optometry knowledge I order to save health of eye and vision, and positively transform health and healthcare. The department efforts focus human health care of the eyes; and develop optometry profession at the local, regional levels.

Dr. Morad Amir Ahmed

Head of Department (Assistant Professor)

Specific Specialization: Optometry

Morad Amir Ahmad (epu.edu.iq)

Dr.Morad Amir Ahmed

Head of Department (Assistant Professor)

Specific Specialization: Optometry

Morad Amir Ahmad (epu.edu.iq)

abdulla

Abdulla Fadhil Shawkat

Decision Maker

Specific Specialization: Medical Device Engineering

[email protected]

dr.edress

Dr. Edrees Mohammad Tahir

Professor

Specific Specialization: Medical physics

[email protected]

lana

Lana Abdulbaset Muhammad Amin

Assistant Lecturer

Specific Specialization: Medical Microbiology

Lana Abdulbaset M. Amin (epu.edu.iq)

beriwan

Dr. Beriwan Abdulqadir Ali

Lecturer

Specific Specialization: Medical Microbiology

Beriwan Abdulqadir Ali (epu.edu.iq)

isra

Israa Akram Saleem

Assistant Lecturer

Specific Specialization: Medical physics

Israa Akram Saleem (epu.edu.iq)

First Semester

No.Name of modulesCodeTheory hoursPractical hoursTotal Hours /WeekECTSWorkloadSpecialtyLanguage
1KurdologyKUR1013 35135General Kurdish
2English
Language
ENL1022246162General English
3Computer
science
COM103 334102General English
4Anatomy
&physiology of the eye
ANP1042358227BasicEnglish
5Optic
Physics
OPP1052247184BasicEnglish
Total9101930810  

Second Semester

No.Name of modulesCodeTheory hoursPractical hoursTotal Hours /WeekECTSWorkloadSpecialtyLanguage
1English
Language II
ENL2062 24109General English
2Medical
Eye Glasses I
MEE2072357189BasicEnglish
3Refractive
Errors I
REE2082357189BasicEnglish
4Medical
Microbiology
MEM2092357189BasicEnglish
5Ophthalmic
Nursing
OPN2101235134BasicEnglish
Total9112030810  

Third Semester

No.Name of modulesCodeTheory hoursPractical hoursTotal Hours /WeekECTSWorkloadSpecialtyLanguage
1Medical
Eye Glasses II
MEE3112357190BasicEnglish
2Refractive
Errors II
REE3122357190BasicEnglish
3StrabismusSTR3132357188BasicEnglish
4Optic
Devices-I
OPD3141235134BasicEnglish
5Professional
ethics
PRE3152 24108CoreEnglish
Total9112030810  

Fourth Semester

No.Name of modulesCodeTheory hoursPractical hoursTotal Hours /WeekECTSWorkloadSpecialtyLanguage
1Medical
Eye Glasses III
MEE4162357187BasicEnglish
2Refractive
Errors III
REE4172246162BasicEnglish
3Optic
Devices-II
OPD4181235135BasicEnglish
4Eye
Disease
EYD4192246163BasicEnglish
5Graduation
Project
GRP420 446163General English
Total

7

1320

30

810

  

The Department Contact Info

274 +

Satisfied Students

5 +

Qualified Teachers

1 +

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