Spanish for Medical Personnel (Basic)

Program Description

Catalog Year: 2019

The aim of this certificate is to provide health care workers with the necessary skills to communicate more effectively in Spanish with their patients. The curriculum includes two courses, Basic Spanish: Medical Personnel I and II. In these courses students learn the basic Spanish communication skills and grammar necessary to provide care and attention to Spanish-speaking patients in a variety of medical settings. In addition to workplace Spanish language, discussions cover cultural issues pertinent to the relationships between health care providers and Hispanic patients, parents or relatives, and community members.

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Program Requirements

Basic Spanish for Medical Personnel Courses : Courses

  • SPN-171 - Basic Spanish: Medical Personnel I
  • SPN-172 - Basic Spanish: Medical Personnel II