Spanish/English Medical Interpreter
Spanish/English Medical Interpreter program is a 10 credit short-term certificate, preparing students to work as an interpreter in a health care setting. Designed for the bilingual student, this program provides an understanding of the role of medical interpreter, teaches how to respond to a variety of interpreting situations, and gives students concrete skills to provide effective interpretation and cultural advocacy. Also included is instruction in the special linguistic skill required to build effective patient interpreter- clinician relationships while reinforcing the patient-clinician bond.
The Spanish/English Medical Interpreter program is a short-term certificate program. The certificate will include the following modes of instruction:
- Interactive Classroom Experiences
- Faculty Experienced in Spanish Medical Interpretation
- Online and Evening Class Options