UCL Institute of Ophthalmology


FRCOphth Part 1 Revision Course

This intensive revision course covers the major topics of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists' FRCOphth Part I Fellowship and International Council of Ophthalmology's Basic Science assessment.

Tuesday 3 - Friday 6 September 2019

The course also includes theoretical optics and refraction, plus advice on exam techniques, taught by experts in the field (UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, Moorfields Eye Hospital and other departments).

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Topics covered include:

  • Biology of the cell
  • Nervous system and vision
  • Immunology
  • Pharmacology
  • Optics and theoretical refraction
  • Anatomy of the head and neck
  • General physiology
  • Microbiology
  • General principles of pathology

Course Director: Prof Virginia Calder

Where: UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, 11-43 Bath Street, London, EC1V 9EL

Contact: Olive Byrne, Email: msc.ioo@ucl.ac.uk 


  • Standard rate: £600
  • Subsidised rate: £310 (for countries with low GNIP)
  • UCL students: £190

Capacity: 45 places available

NB: A password is required for subsidised rate bookings. Please contact Olive Byrne (Tel: 020 608 6878 Email: msc.ioo@ucl.ac.uk) to receive it.