Organisation name: Technological Educational Institute of Athens (T.E.I.), Department of Optics & Optometry
Department of Optics & Optometry: http://www.teiath.gr/seyp/new_optics/
E-mail contact: email@example.com
Optics & Optometry (4 year course) – a combined course of dispensing ophthalmic lenses (optician), clinical refraction and Optometry
Number of undergraduate students: 600
Number of international students: 50
Number of staff: 12
Offers Erasmus Programmes.
The Department of Optics & Optometry at TEI of Athens was the first school of optics & optometry to be founded in Greece in 1978. The course in optics & optometry includes subjects such as binocular vision, contact lens, dispensing ophthalmic lenses, eye examination, clinical refraction and eye pathology. It is a 4 year course which consists of 7 study semesters and one semester of clinical practice in optic shops and optometry clinics.