On-Demand Course

Short-Course

InterpretersTranslators

Immunology (Translation and Interpreting in Healthcare Settings)

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Description

Immunology is the branch of biomedical science that study the structure and function of the immune system. The immune system is a complex network of cells and proteins that defends the body against infection.


Who would this be useful for?

Interpreters at all levels of knowledge of clinical medicine who are interested in gaining basic understanding of clinical immunology and allergy. Interpreters who are preparing for NAATI Certified Specialist Health Interpreter (CSHI) Test. Interpreters who are pursuing to become a healthcare interpreter


This course will cover the following items:

Anatomy and Physiology of the Immune System

Common Allergic Diseases

Common Investigations

Common treatments and medications

Health professionals involved
Important medical terminology (including Latin and Greek Root words)


Course outcomes

Knowledge

The anatomy of the immune system

How the immune system works

Common Allergic Diseases

The names and utility of common investigations, medications and health professionals in relation to the Clinical Immunology and Allergy

Easy ways to remember relevant medical terminology in Clinical Immunology and Allergy


Skills

Provide high quality and professional interpreting of complex and specialised spoken language from the health domain

Understand, remember and recall relevant medical terminology efficiently


Certificate Earned

 A professional development certificate will be issued upon completion of the course. Learners will be eligible to receive 10 points towards recertification (Section 1.4 of NAATI Recertification PD Catalogue). Some courses may attract PD points from multiple categories. Please choose the most appropriate category for your recertification.

Endorsement

Course Completion Guidelines

Students are required to read and complete all the course content, including watching all videos, and successfully completing all assessments. In order to attain your certificate, you need to score 100% on each assessment. Students will have unlimited attempts to complete the course over the length of their access.

 

Presented By

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Medical Doctor and Medical Education Facilitator
All Graduates – Interpreting & Translating
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Melbourne, Australia

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