Faculty of Health

Deakin Optometry

Course Learning Outcomes

Our graduates will be:

  • Professional and ethical in approach, being cognisant of the accountability and responsibilities that come with professional practice
  • Lifelong learners and critical thinkers who apply research knowledge and principles in an evidence-based clinical approach
  • Problem solvers who apply an advanced body of knowledge in being flexible, analytic and independent in their thinking and professional practice
  • Effective communicators able to explain and justify decisions to both patients and professional colleagues
  • Concerned about cultural, social and broader international matters and responsive to regional and rural issues
  • Skilled at both working in and with a team yet comfortable with autonomy and capable of leadership
  • Clinically-skilled, observant and reflective, being methodical and organised in their approach to professional practice
  • Technically skilled and technologically aware, being proactive in applying the latest principles and developments to the clinical setting
  • Comfortable in applying the general principles of practice and business management in the professional environment

 

 

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

17th April 2013