Spanish for Health Care
Offered as an Academic Micro-Credential
The Spanish for Health Care badge/micro-credential is designed to equip current and future professionals in the healthcare industry with the language and intercultural skills necessary to communicate effectively with Spanish-speaking patients. Completion of the badge entails a robust exploration of terminology, communication strategies and cultural nuances relevant to providing comprehensive care to Spanish-speaking individuals. This micro-credential aims to prepare students to navigate the confluence between language access, culture, and healthcare outcomes and to communicate with patients with precision, respect and empathy.
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SPAN 313A – Spanish for Healthcare I: Medical Spanish for Front Office Personnel
SPAN 313B – Spanish for Healthcare II: Medical Spanish for Clinical Personnel
SPAN 313C – Spanish for Healthcare III: Medical Spanish Terminology
Students who complete the Spanish for Health Care micro-credential will be able to:
Stackable to earn:
*The Spanish Language Teaching, MA degree is housed within the Summer Language Institute program website.