Introduction: Medical Interpretation & Translation - Certificate of Completion

The Introduction: Medical Interpretation/Translation program provides students with the essential skills and workforce preparation needed for careers in medical interpretation. The curriculum also prepares students to transition to credit health programs. Students gain knowledge in medical translation and interpretation for medical visits and procedures, working in a multilingual medical system, simultaneous translations, and medical translation certification requirements.

Required Courses

MAN 1001INTRODUCTION: MEDICAL INTERPRETATION & TRANSLATION, MODULE A0
MAN 1002INTRODUCTION: MEDICAL INTERPRETATION & TRANSLATION, MODULE B0

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Interpret and formulate vocabulary used in medical translation and interpretation during medical visits and procedures.
  2. Demonstrate basic Sight Translation, Simultaneous, and Consecutive Interpretation skills.
  3. Identify career and job opportunities as translator/interpreter in different fields, and plan for professional state or federal medical translation certifications.