Course Descriptions

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsDescriptionCompetencies
ITR274Healthcare Interpretation II3Theory and practice of simultaneous interpretation as applied to health care. Advanced simultaneous interpretation skills building: listening/prediction, shadowing and decalage, note-taking, positioning, situational control, equipment use and interpreting. Intensive practice in simultaneous interpretation situations (informational meetings, emergency room interventions, operating room procedures, mental health consultations/interventions) in the following healthcare areas: infectious disease prevention/control, cardiovascular events, labor/childbirth and mental health. Prerequisite: ITR 273 or instructor permissionLoading...