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Spanish Certificates Plans of Study

Medical Spanish Certificate  2010 - 2011 2011 - 2012 2012 - 2013 2013 - 2014
Community Spanish Facilitator Certificate 2010 - 2011 2011 - 2012 2012 - 2013 2012 - 2013

(C55370M) Evening Program

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CLASS

LAB

CREDIT

SEMESTER REMARKS

MED 121

Medical Terminology I

3

0

3

All Taught in English

  Medical Spanish Facilitator Certificate (printable copy)
Effective Fall Semester 2013-20141

MED 122

Medical Terminology II

3

0

3

Fall, Spring Taught in English

SPI 111

Cultural and Ethical Issues

3

0

3

Fall Online

SPI 221

Consecutive Interp I

3

0

3

Spring  

SPI 222

Consecutive Interp II

3

0

3

Spring  
Total Semester Hours Required for certificate

 

15

   

*A prerequisite of the program is completion of the Community Spanish Facilitator Certificate option (C55370F) or successful completion of a translation/interpretation placement test.   

The Medical Spanish Facilitator Certificate is recognized by IMIA (International Medical Interpreters Association) as one of the training programs in North Carolina acceptable as proof of medical interpreter education.

1The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program.  Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance.  All prerequisite course requirements must also be met.  To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, any required credit hours for electives, and have at least a 2.0 overall grade point average.  This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program.  It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation.  If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters, they must contact the Admissions office to determine if readmission is necessary.

.V.A. Students:  An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering.  Some courses may not be certifiable.

 

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(C55370F) Evening Program

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HOURS

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CLASS

LAB

CREDIT

SEMESTER REMARKS

SPA 221

Spanish Conversation**

3

0

3

Fall  

SPA 231

Reading and Composition

3

0

3

Spring Hybrid course

SPI 213

Review of Grammar

3

0

3

Fall  

SPI 214

Introduction to Translation

3

0

3

Fall Hybrid course

SPI 113

Introduction to Spanish Interpreting

3

0

3

Spring Hybrid course

SPI 114

Analytical Skills Spanish Interpreting

3

0

3

Spring  

  Community Spanish Facilitator Certificate (printable copy)
Effective Fall Semester 2013-20141
Total Semester Hours Required for certificate

 

18

   

ENG 070, 080, 090, 090A, or DRE 096, 097, 098may be required based on placement test results.

. *A prerequisite of the program is showing proficiency at the Intermediate Spanish II level as determined by the program director, or by completion of SPA 212. 

** Native/Heritage Spanish speakers will take either ENG 111, COM 231, or DRA 122 in place of the the SPA 221 Spanish Conversation course.

V.A. Students:  An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

1The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program.  Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance.  All prerequisite course requirements must also be met.  To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, any required credit hours for electives, and have at least a 2.0 overall grade point average.  This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program.  It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation.  If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters, they must contact the Admissions office to determine if readmission is necessary.

Gainful Employment Note: There are no additional costs beyond tuition, fees, and books for this program.




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