Fall 2013 Class Schedule (ARC)



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HCI 300    Introduction to Healthcare Interpreting    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for bilingual/bicultural individuals interested in exploring the career choice of healthcare interpreter by developing an awareness of the roles and responsibilities of the interpreter in healthcare settings. It addresses required skills related to both language interpretation and cultural brokering and allows consideration of personal interests and aptitudes.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 07-Sep 07
Sa        08:00AM-12:30PM LEC T.Foerster           ARC MAIN HeEd 710        19732 
Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-04:25PM LEC T.Foerster           ARC MAIN HeEd 710        19732 Textbook


HCI 310    Healthcare Interpreting I    3 Units

Prerequisite: HCI 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: AH 110 and BIOL 102; or BIOL 115 & 116 or BIOL 430 & 431
Advisory: SPEECH 301
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 48 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for bilingual individuals interested in developing the awareness, knowledge, and skills necessary for effective language interpretation in healthcare settings. It emphasizes the roles and responsibilities of a healthcare interpreter and basic knowledge of common medical conditions, treatments, and procedures in the areas of diagnostics, cardiovascular, renal, ophthalmic, and gastrointestinal specialties. It focuses on insight into language and cultural nuances for specific communities necessary in the art of interpretation.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
MW        06:00PM-09:10PM LEC T.Foerster           Off Campus McClellan 112 19271 
Textbook
Th        06:00PM-08:05PM LAB E.Yakovleva          Off Campus McClellan 112   


HCI 320    Healthcare Interpreting II    3 Units

Prerequisite: HCI 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: SPEECH 301
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 48 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for bilingual individuals. It further develops the awareness, knowledge, and skills necessary for effective language interpretation in healthcare settings covered in HCI 310. It emphasizes the roles and responsibilities of a healthcare interpreter and basic knowledge of common medical conditions, treatments, and procedures in musculoskeletal, respiratory, immunologic, and obstetric specialties. It focuses on insight into language and cultural nuances for specific communities necessary in the art of interpretation.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 19-Dec 13
MW        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC T.Foerster           Off Campus McClellan 112 19274 
Textbook
Th        06:00PM-08:05PM LAB E.Yakovleva          Off Campus McClellan 112   

Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: December 17, 2013