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School of Social Sciences, Communication & Humanities Micro-credentials

  • Spanish for Healthcare Professionals

    This microcredential develops linguistic and cultural competency required to use the Spanish language in the healthcare field. Students will learn to identify and apply specific terminology applicable in real-world medical scenarios, develop and integrate relevant grammar concepts, and assess the ways in which cultural differences can play a role in patient care. Role-playing scenarios crafted by medical and linguistic professionals will be integral in the application of classroom lessons to the medical field.

    Curriculum Requirements - Total Credits Required: 9

    Note: No credits can be double-dipped with major/minor required courses.

    Required Curriculum

    • SP 101 - Elementary Spanish I (Cr: 3)
    • SP 210 - Spanish for Healthcare Professionals I (Cr: 3)
    • SP 311 - Spanish for Healthcare Professionals II (Cr: 3)