Spanish for the Medical Professions (First Semester)
*Only available to students in the Spanish Minor for the Professions
This is a sixth-semester course, designed to further language study within a healthcare focus. The materials integrate healthcare terminology, scenarios, and cultural aspects of healthcare. Students will learn basic medical terminology and improve cultural awareness and cultural fluency, particularly as these relate to healthcare and the medical professions. Students will improve higher-order thinking skills and Spanish writing and speaking skills through a variety of assignments, including reading exercises, compositions, in-class presentations and dialogues, translations, listening comprehension activities and videos of native speakers.