Spanish for Health Professions

HISP-S269 — summer i

Days and Times
Course Description

Prerequisite:  HISP-S 250 or equivalent

This course is designed for intermediate students of Spanish interested in acquiring the historical, social, cultural and linguistic knowledge necessary to recognize and analyze critically the multiple issues involved in intercultural communications in medical settings. The broad goal of this course is to enable students to use the knowledge and analytical skills gained from this course in order to facilitate multicultural communication in medical contexts as well as more generally in today’s society.

Note:  Above class meets first six weeks only.

Note:  Above  class taught online

Note:  Above class meets online Mondays and Thursdays 5:15pm-6:15pm  US Eastern Standard time.

Note:  During the other days of the week, students work on different kinds of assignments which are all completed and submitted online. Daily online assignments may include grammar and vocabulary exercises, short readings (comprehension activities), multi-media (video, news...) listening comprehension practices.

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The full details of this course are available on the Office of the Registrar website.

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