|(3 cr.) This language course is targeted to
students with limited or no experience using the
Spanish language in health care settings. The
course addresses the needs of students and
professionals who work in clinical settings and
require a basic level of communication with
Spanish-speaking patients and their families.
This course is designed to facilitate the
development of basic speaking, listening, reading
and writing skills with emphasis on oral and
aural abilities. Students acquire essential
vocabulary and phrases as well as an
understanding of basic grammatical structures and
intercultural awareness. The course employs a
methodology of self-paced and partner-based
activities and strong self-directed learning
skills are needed to be successful in the course.
Students without prior experience with the
Spanish language must seek the instructor's
approval before registering.
Every Year, Spring and Summer Online|