Spring 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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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: Other Term, Jan 10-Feb 18
MT        06:00PM-09:50PM LEC T.Foerster           ARC MAIN HeEd 716        31078 
Textbook
Th        06:30PM-09:20PM LAB T.Foerster           ARC MAIN HeEd 713          


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: Other Term, Feb 21-Mar 31
Th        06:30PM-09:20PM LAB T.Foerster           ARC MAIN HeEd 713          

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 22-Mar 31
MT        06:00PM-09:50PM LEC T.Foerster           ARC MAIN HeEd 716        31080 
Textbook
MT        06:00PM-09:50PM LEC K.Fox                ARC MAIN HeEd 716        31080 Textbook


HCI 330    Healthcare Interpreting III    3 Units

Prerequisite: HCI 320 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 preparing to become an integral member of the health care team, bridging the language and cultural gap between clients and providers. It further develops interpreting skills covered in HCI 320. Topics include specialized health care service areas, such as genetics, pediatrics, and endocrinology. It also emphasizes the development of cultural competency in the community and workplace.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 04-May 20
MT        06:00PM-09:50PM LEC T.Foerster           ARC MAIN HeEd 716        31082 
Textbook
MT        06:00PM-09:50PM LEC K.Fox                ARC MAIN HeEd 716        31082 Textbook
Th        06:30PM-09:20PM LAB T.Foerster           ARC MAIN HeEd 713          

Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 29, 2011