Quebec nursing students say poor translation led to failed exams
CBC News | Montreal (December 4, 2014)
Dozens of Quebec nursing students say they failed the provincial-licensing exam this fall because it was poorly translated. The exam, which is written in French and translated into English, is developed by the Quebec Order of Nurses. More than 350 people signed a petition of complaint about the English translation. Gabriela Mizrahi, who graduated from the nursing program at Dawson College in Montreal, says, "I really don't know if I was answering the right question because I had to sort of guess what was being asked of me.