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Fall 2017
Jul 13, 2024
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SPAN 32200 - Spanish For The Health Professions
Credit Hours: 3.00. Intermediate level course directed towards the use of Spanish in the health care professions. It covers specialized vocabulary from the medical fields, as well as grammar and syntax with the goal of developing speaking, listening, reading and writing abilities. Students will have the opportunity to apply their skills in practical contexts and discuss cultural considerations. Typically offered Fall Spring Summer.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture
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Offered By: College of Liberal Arts
Department: School of Languages & Cultures

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Recognize and apply a broad range of medical and health related vocabulary. 2. Communicate in Spanish about patients' medical histories, symptoms and concerns. 3. Understand cultural and ethical background of the Hispanic culture that affect the health care of that population. 4. be aware of cultural implications of the medical interpreter's profession. 5. Understand the limits and responsibilities that their Spanish language skills impose on the activities they will carry out in their future professional life.

Undergraduate level SPAN 30100 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level SPAN 30500 Minimum Grade of D-

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