HCI: Sight Translation Workshop (v.01)
Sight translation is one of the most difficult skills to acquire as a Health Care Interpreter. This course helps the student know what sight interpretation is and to know and understand the guidelines and boundaries that should be used when asked to relay written information in verbal form. This class places emphasis on distinguishing vital from non-vital documents, how to appropriately handle inappropriate requests and skill building and technique for sight translation in the medical field.Additional Details
Understand what is involved in the task of sight translating
Analyze the content of a document to distinguish between appropriate requests and inappropriate requests for sight translation.
Demonstrate effective sight translation techniques and skills within practice settings.