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SS4 Lecture 1: Children’s vision, academic performance and screen time

Date: 18/08/2020

Venue: ACO 374 Cardigan Street Carlton, VIC, 3053

Provider: Australian College of Optometry

Contact: Michelle Waugh, [E] cpd@aco.org.au, [P] 03 9349 7477

Learning Objectives

  • Participants will be able to make evidence-based decisions for the prescribing of hyperopia in children who are also demonstrating poorer academic outcomes;
  • Participants will be able to make evidence-based recommendations around screen use in children based on current guidelines and
  • Participants will be able to explain some of the effects prolonged screen time can have on vision.

Max points awarded: 3.00

Session Information

Name
Children’s vision, academic performance and screen time
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00