TI 408 :: Medical Interpreting
Spring 2019 @UH Manoa Outreach

CRN:
83220
Credit Hours:
3
Instructor:
Suzanne Zeng
suezeng@hawaii.edu
(808) 956-4421 (Ph)
(808) 956-2078 (Fax)
Instructional Mode:
ITV (HITS)
Instructional Mode:
ITV (HITS)
Dates:
01/09/2019 - 05/01/2019
Schedule:
W
4:25pm- 6:45pm
Origination Site: UH Manoa
Receive Sites:Kauai CC, UH Center at West Hawaii (Palamanui Campus), UH Hilo, UH Maui College (Kahului)
Schedule Notes:
HITS Location:
UH Maui College Laulima Bldg Room 214
UH Manoa Kuykendall Hall Room Kuy 204
UH Center at West Hawaii (Palamanui) Koali Room 106
UH Hilo Mo'okini Library Room 344
Kauai CC Learning Resource Center Room 122B
Course Requirements:
Students should speak a second language at a 400 level or better.

In person attendance required at one of the HITS locations listed.
Course Prerequisites:
TI406 or teacher approval
Course Description:
Students learn how to work as a professional medical interpreter in healthcare settings and with doctors, nurses and patients of different cultures and medical concepts. Students learn the major bodily systems, their functions, common illnesses and treatments, build bilingual glossaries, and get hands-on practice of various medical interpreting situations and techniques.
Textbooks:
Introduction to Healthcare for Interpreters and Translators. Ineke H.M. Crezee. John Benjamins Pub. (Spanish/Japanese/Arabic/Chinese versions available)

http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/manoa/SelectTermDept.aspx
Additional Notes:
Updated:
Monday, November 19, 2018 16:03:38