Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

OPT 1210 - Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye


This course describes the detailed anatomy of the human eye. Included in this course are embryology and development of the eye, the orbit and external structures surrounding the eye, as well as the extraocular muscles. The anterior segment, refractive structures, and posterior segment are discussed in detail. Vascular supply to the eye and surrounding structures is described, as well as the nerve supply and the visual pathway.
Prerequisites: OPT 1330 and OPT 2090.
Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.