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HCI 140   Spanish Medical Interpreting* (3 Hours)

Prerequisites: Selective admissions approval and HCI 110 and HCI 120.

Corequisites: HCI 130 (All courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher.)

This course develops the knowledge, techniques and practices needed to function as a bilingual interpreter in a medical environment. Students will be introduced to basic medical conditions, procedures, courses of treatment and equipment, with vocabulary and terminology in both English and Spanish. Upon completion, students should be able to apply medical interpreting and translating techniques in a variety of healthcare settings. This course is taught in English with some Spanish terminology. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course is taught in the spring semester only.