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CIP 2010

Detail for CIP Code 26.0909

Title: Vision Science/Physiological Optics.

Definition: 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.

Action: No Substantive Changes

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Code Title Action Code Title
26.0909 Vision Science/Physiological Optics. No substantive changes 26.0909 Vision Science/Physiological Optics.
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