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SPAN 321

Spanish for the Medical Professions (First Semester)

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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.

Note: This course is only available to students in the Spanish Minor for the Professions.

Requisites: Prerequisite, SPAN 261 or SPAN 267

Spanish Undergraduate Advising Team

Gosia Lee
Hispanic Literatures & Cultures Major, Hispanic Studies Minor Advisor
Martha Ruiz-Garcia
Hispanic Linguistics Major Advisor
Hélène de Fays
Interim Spanish Translation & Interpreting Minor Advisor
Elizabeth Bruno
Spanish Minor for the Professions
Sheena Melton
Undergraduate Student Services Specialist