Foreign Language Programs

Medical Translation: Internal Medicine

This specialized course examines technical terminology and scientific writing style required in medical translation. Emphasis is on developing a conceptual framework and cogent bicultural approach to the translation of medical literature. Gain a basic understanding of medical concepts and terminology in cardiology, pulmonology, and internal medicine through lecture and practical exercises.

Note: prerequisites: Successful completion of Entrance Exam, "Introduction to Translation," "Theory & Practice of Translation," "Spanish to English Translation I," and "English to Spanish Translation .I" Elective for the Professional Certificate in Translation and Interpretation.

Other Credit: 5 points of ATA Continuing Education in Category A, 30 hours of instructor-led CIMCE credit, and 30 hours of BRN relicensure credit.

Course Number: LING-40092   Credit: 3 units

This course is part of the following Certificate Program(s):

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