Access Courses – Optics and Dispensing
Introduction to the eye; How the eye works; Maths revision; Electromagnetic spectrum, refractive index and refraction of light; Spherical lenses; Optical correction of refractive errors; Lens measure and lens thickness; Prescriptions and their transposition; Prisms; Bifocal and Multifocal Lenses; Lens materials and their properties; Lens tints and coatings; Facial and frame measurements; Frame selection and adjustment; Reflection of light
Practical Dispensing (3rd edition) – A I Griffiths
Optics (2nd edition) –A H Tunnacliffe /J G Hirst
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