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Color Vision (VS11210)

This course presents the evolution of trichromatic vision and trichromatic theories. Neurophysiology for color perception is covered. Color discrimination, mixture and appearance are explained. Theory of color spaces and chromaticity coordinates are covered. Inherited and acquired color vision deficiencies and theory of color vision tests are covered. Societal and vocational implications of color vision defects are discussed. 

  • Lecture Hours: 20
  • Lab Hours: 2
  • Patient Care Hours: 0
  • Seminar / Online Hours: 0
  • Grade Type: Letter