This course is designed for individuals interested in pursuing a career in Health Care Interpretation and to help prepare bilingual individuals to serve as Health Care Interpreters in rural and/or urban areas. This course will enable students to interpret in a varied range of medical settings, including the ability to interpret accurately anatomy, physiology and medical terminology in English and Spanish. Also this course will enhance understanding of cultural
and ethical issues in relation to medical interpreting and recognize and manage the barriers and problems a Health Care Interpreter encounters in actual practice. Prerequisite: SPN 334.
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