Cardiff University


Cardiff University (Welsh: Prifysgol Caerdydd) is a public research university in Cardiff, Wales.

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This course is being delivered under the Optometry handbook (2015):

  • BSc Optometry

The last intake for this qualification was the 2022/23 academic year.

This course is being delivered under the Education and Training Requirements (2021):

  • Master of Optometry (MOptom)

The first intake for this qualification is the 2023/24 academic year.

Independent prescribing

This course is being delivered under the Independent Prescribing handbook (2008):

  • PgCert Therapeutic Prescribing

Latest list of quality assurance reports

Programme Last visit Approval status Latest report Requirements
PgCert Therapeutic Prescribing February 2018 Full approval Cardiff IP visit report February 2018 Independent Prescribing handbook (2008)
BSc Optometry October 2017 Full approval Cardiff visit report October 2017 Optometry handbook (2015)