BASIC CLINICAL SCIENCES (BCS)

Learning Outcome

Clinical Genetics

Code

BCS12

Description

Trainees must understand and apply knowledge of clinical genetics relevant to ophthalmic practice. They must be able to use this knowledge when advising patients about patterns of inheritance. They must recognise when it is appropriate to refer a patient for genetic counselling. They must recognise when it is important to offer a consultation with family members.

Assessment

CSR: portfolio/log book and end of Year 2 - Exams (MCQs/EMQ/CRQs and OSCE

Target Year of Achievement

Year 1-2

Related Learning Outcomes

BCS1-BC12

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