Spring 2018 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 31-Mar 31

Sa08:00AM-12:30PMLECY.LopezARC MAIN HeEd 71012049Textbook
Sa01:00PM-04:25PMLECY.LopezARC MAIN HeEd 71012049Textbook
Students must attend both morning and afternoon sessions.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 27-Apr 27

F08:00AM-12:30PMLECY.LopezARC MAIN HeEd 71012960Textbook
F01:00PM-04:25PMLECY.LopezARC MAIN HeEd 71012960Textbook
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, Jan 13-Feb 21

MW12:00PM-04:05PMLECY.LopezARC MAIN HeEd 71613516Textbook
Department consent required.

Th12:00PM-03:20PMLABY.LopezARC 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, Feb 22-Apr 04

MW12:00PM-04:05PMLECY.LopezARC MAIN HeEd 71613518Textbook
Department consent required.

Th12:00PM-03:20PMLABY.LopezARC 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 05-May 09

MW12:00PM-04:05PMLECY.LopezARC MAIN HeEd 71613520Textbook
Department consent required.

Th12:00PM-03:20PMLABY.LopezARC MAIN HeEd 716

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 14, 2017