Spanish for Health Care Professionals

Don’t just speak the language. Understand the culture.

Are you a graduate student or a health care provider looking to enhance your cultural competence? We can help! This series of classes will teach you to deliver care in a manner that meets the social, cultural and linguistic needs of your Spanish speaking patient population.

  • Cultural Knowledge
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Cultural Sensitivity
  • Cultural Competence

Course offerings for Fall 2017:

Spanish for Health Care Professional Course Series (Eight Weeks) Credit Hours

Spanish for Health Care Professionals I

An introduction to the fundamentals of Spanish. It is a course designed to meet the student’s needs for special vocabulary and expressions for the health care provider. Read More about Spanish for Health Care Professionals I

Spanish for Health Care Professionals III

A continuation of the first two Spanish for Health Professionals courses. This course reinforces, synthesizes and expands upon the major concepts taught in the first two courses. Read More about Spanish for Health Care Professionals III

Who are these courses designed for?

This series of courses is intended for post-licensure health care professionals that deliver direct care to patients, who wish to effectively communicate health information using the Spanish language. 

How do the courses work?

The coursework is offered in a convenient, online format using our cutting-edge online learning platform. Content is delivered with online modules and weekly live webinars. You can log in from anywhere and interact with your classmates and professor — who will be with you every step of the way!

ALSO SEE: Online technology requirements

Optional Spanish immersion experience

Once you complete the first two courses in the series, you will have the option to travel abroad for two weeks to participate in a complete immersion experience of the Spanish language and culture.

Enroll today!

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Course Series Details

DATES: Sept. 19 - Dec. 7
(Tuesdays & Thursdays)
FORMAT: Online