Areas of lecture

Practical screening and testing

· Stages in the development of vision among children

· Standardized tests for: visual acuity, color vision, contrast vision, visual attention, the sighting eye

· Visual activities: eye motoric/movements (monocular and binocular vision), adaptation, visual acuity, field of vision, visual attention, color vision and visual cognition

· Visual elements linked to different daily activities

· Eye motoric elements: accommodation, convergence, binocular vision, eye movements in searching, smooth pursuits, saccades and fixation.

· The impact of vision on motor, linguistic, cognitive and social development

· Reading skills

· Signs to observe by vision problems