University of Portland Bulletin 2016-2017

SPN 480 Medical Translation and Interpretation

This course offers training in oral interpretation between health care providers and patients, as well as sight translation of healthcare documents. In addition, students will be exposed to the linguistic and cultural background of Spanish-speaking communities in the USA in order to better understand their health issues and medical conditions.


SPN 380 or equilvalent.
  • Up one level
  • 400