ABO 1 Credit (Technical / Level 3)
Florida 1 Credit
This section will present information regarding telescopes and binoculars. Telescopes and binoculars can assist in managing low vision patients. Information will include different types of telescopes and binoculars and how they benefit the low vision patient, as well special visual needs. Information will examine the differences and applications of the various types.
At the completion of this subsection, the student should have:
• An understanding of the different types of telescopes
• An understanding of differences in telescopes
• An understanding of the numbers associated with binoculars
• A knowledge of low vision applications for telescopes and binoculars