Ophthalmic Lenses   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

OPT 1150 - Ophthalmic Lenses


This course examines the lenses used in vision correction for the human eye. Components of the refractive power of the lens will be given, including the sphere, cylinder and axis, as well as reading addition. Incorporated prism in spectacle lenses will be discussed. Lens designs, materials and treatments will be included in this course.
Prerequisites: OPT 1330 and OPT 2090.
Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:2. 
Contact Hours: 1 lecture hour; 2 laboratory hours.