2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jun 22, 2024  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AM 402 - Medical Interpreting

Credits: 3
This course is designed to develop skills in the area of medical interpreting which includes specialized vocabulary, ethical considerations, laws, mental health, professional behavior and protocol in medical settings. Includes practicum.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Translate medical materials into semantically correct English and American Sign Language.
  2. Interpret selected texts using techniques for medical interpreting.
  3. Actively participate in activities demonstrating skills in affect, register variations and analysis of medical text.
  4. Model and appraise the work of professional interpreters in various medical settings.
  5. Apply medical interpreting techniques in practicum settings.

Prerequisite: AM 307  or Instructor approval
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade

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