GS 4315 - Interpreting for Health Care
This course explores the general body of knowledge that serves as the context for the health care interpreting profession and covers the special skills and abilities health care interpreters must demonstrate. It addresses the health care interpreter code of ethics, essential health care terminology, and the different modes of interpreting used in health care settings. The course also covers how to interact effectively with other health care professionals and how to serve as an effective cultural broker between U.S. health care providers and patients with limited English proficiency.
NOTE: This course is not offered this term. Please refer to the annual schedule for Global Affairs to see the next time this course is offered.