Vision Science/Physiological Optics
This is a program that focuses on the scientific study of vision, visual
processes, and related phenomena and clinical research and treatment modalities.
Includes instruction in ocular anatomy and physiology, microbiology of the eye,
electrophysiology, neurophysiology, corneal physiology, photochemistry,
psychophysics, visual biophysics and motor systems, sensory mechanisms and
photoreception, eye circulation and metabolism, geometric and physical optics,
ocular development across the life span, visual stimuli and perception, color
vision, eye motility, biometrics and measurement techniques, visual pathology,
and environmental issues.