Spring 2017 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, Mar 03-Mar 03
F         08:00AM-12:30PM LEC Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 710        12218 
Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:25PM LEC Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 710        12218 Textbook
Students must attend both morning and afternoon sessions.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 22-Apr 22
Sa        08:00AM-12:30PM LEC Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 710        13437 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-04:25PM LEC Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 710        13437 Textbook
Students must attend both morning and afternoon sessions.


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, Feb 01-Mar 01
M         12:00PM-05:20PM LEC Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 716        20491 
Textbook
W         12:00PM-05:20PM LEC Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 715        20491 Textbook
Department consent required.

Th        12:00PM-03:20PM LAB Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 716          
Th        03:20PM-04:25PM LAB Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 713          
Th        12:00PM-04:25PM LAB Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 716          


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, Mar 06-Mar 29
M         12:00PM-05:20PM LEC Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 716        20493 
Textbook
W         12:00PM-05:20PM LEC Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 715        20493 Textbook
Department consent required.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 09-Mar 30
Th        12:00PM-04:25PM LAB Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 716          


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 03-May 03
MW        12:00PM-05:20PM LEC Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 716        20495 
Textbook
Department consent required.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 06-May 04
Th        12:00PM-04:25PM LAB Y.Lopez              ARC MAIN HeEd 716          

Spring 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: May 5, 2017