OPT 106 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Opticianry I
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
OPT 106
Spring
2
6
5
6

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The aim of this course is to show to students basic applications of Opticianry.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Define the concept of diopter and measure diopter of the lens
  • Explain the concept of prismatic effect
  • Describe the lens properties
  • Define and measure the part required mounting the lens
  • Explain important points about lens selection for the prescription
Course Content Measurement of diopter of lenses, optical lens types,prismatic effect, lens selection for the prescription

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
X
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Theoretical (T): Definition of Diopter, Practice (P) : Introducing lenses and measurement of Lens Diopter by Using Spherometer
2 T: Calculation of diopter of the lenses, P: Measurement of Spherical Lenses with Focimeter The textbooks referenced below and course slides
3 T: Calculation of diopter of the lenses, P: Measurement of Spherocylindrical Lenses with Focimeter The textbooks referenced below and course slides
4 T: Transpose an Rx, P: Measurement of Progressive Lenses with Focimeter The textbooks referenced below and course slides
5 T: Glasses Frame Measurements, P: Measurement of Progressive Lenses with Focimeter The textbooks referenced below and course slides
6 T: Prismatic Effect of the Lenses, P: Using of Automatic Focimeter The textbooks referenced below and course slides
7 T: Prismatic Effect of the Lenses, P: Measurement of Interpupillary Distance The textbooks referenced below and course slides
8 Theoretical and Practical Midterms
9 T: Prism Lenses and Fresnel Prisms, P: Edging Process by Hand Edger The textbooks referenced below and course slides
10 T: Bifocal lenses, P: Edging Process by Hand Edger The textbooks referenced below and course slides
11 T: Multifocal lenses, P: Edging Process by Hand Edger The textbooks referenced below and course slides
12 T: Lenticular lenses, P: Edging Process by Hand Edger The textbooks referenced below and course slides
13 T: Selecting Lenses for the prescription, P: Edging Process by Automatic Lens The textbooks referenced below and course slides
14 T: Lens Prices, P: Edging Process by Automatic Lens Edger The textbooks referenced below and course slides
15 General Review The textbooks referenced below and course slides
16 Final

 

Course Notes/Textbooks Optisyenin Eğitim El Kitabı, David S. McCleary, Çeviren: Tuba Özdemir, Nobel Tıp Yayınevi, 2014 Lecture's Notes
Suggested Readings/Materials Davey M. Wooton. Optical training: skills and procedures, Butterworth-Heinemann, 2003 Aydın P. Çeviri Editörü. Amerikan Göz Akademisi Temel ve Klinik Bilimler Kursu, Cilt 3, Klinik Optik, Güneş Tıp Kitabevi, Ankara 2008.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
5
Laboratory / Application
1
50
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
5
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
20
Final / Oral Exam
1
20
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
80
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
20
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
2
32
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
6
Study Hours Out of Class
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
5
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
12
Final / Oral Exam
1
15
    Total
160

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1 To have the required contemporary theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of Opticianry X
2 To use the material and technology related to opticianry, and make their maintenance X
3 To have the competency to recognize the problems in the field of opticianry, analyze them and develop solutions X
4 To meet the needs of the field of Opticianry with developing innovative thoughts X
5 To communicate with customers, suppliers and colleagues properly, comprehensively and honestly X
6 To take responsibility as an active team member during the practices in the field of Opticianry X
7 To commentate and evaluate the scientific information by the help of knowledge gained in the field of Opticianry X
8 To comprehend the importance of lifelong learning, to develop her/himself by monitoring the development in science and technology X
9 To consider the universal ethical values, social and cultural characteristics X
10 To know the concepts of occupational safety, environmental protection and quality, and perform the requirements X
11 To follow information in his field and communicate with colleagues in English at least a level of European Language Portfolio A2 General Level X
12 To manage an optic store X

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest