Spanish for Healthcare Professions Minor

The Spanish for Healthcare Professions minor provides concentrated preparation in the study of language and culture in the healthcare field.

Prerequisites

Complete one of the following:

SPA110 Spanish for Health Care Prof I

This course is designed to introduce the non-native Spanish speaking nursing student to basic vocabulary, phrases, and cultural considerations necessary to communicate effectively with Spanish speakers in a health care setting. The course will prepare nursing students to perform daily activities and tasks such as collecting and assessing a medical history, assessing health risks, making appointments, etc. with Spanish speaking patients. There is no language prerequisite for the course, but students may find prior language learning experience useful. Students wishing to acquire general conversational skills or fluency in Spanish should enroll in traditional Spanish language classes. (3 units; Interdisciplinary; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

SPA110-B
Cisneros, Iliam
09/05/2017 W 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Building 36 36A2
SPA110-A
Medina, Juan C
09/05/2017 M 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Building 36 36A2
SPA110-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2018 M 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Building 36 36A2
SPA110-B
Cisneros, Iliam
01/10/2018 W 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Building 36 36A2
SPA110-C
Young, Veronica Deneen
01/10/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 245
SPA110-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/07/2018 M 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM TBA
SPA110-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 M 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM TBA
SPA110-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 W 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM TBA
SPA110-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA

SPA115 Elementary Spanish I

A study of the fundamentals of the Spanish language. Emphasis is on the ability to write, read, speak, and understand simple Spanish through a variety of activities, both in and out of the classroom, homework assignments, and language lab participation. Must pass with a C- or better to continue in SPA 125. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

SPA115-F
Ordonez, Linda Lizet
09/05/2017 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B111
SPA115-D
Coronel, Noel
09/05/2017 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus L244
SPA115-C
Cavalieri-Leon, Raquel Beatriz
09/05/2017 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex 191
SPA115-E
Ordonez, Linda Lizet
09/05/2017 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Yeager Center B111
SPA115-B
Perez, Gilberto A.
09/05/2017 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex 245
SPA115-A
Gonzalez, Honorio
01/10/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 183
SPA115-C
Ordonez, Linda Lizet
01/10/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Building 36 36A2
SPA115-B
Young, Veronica Deneen
01/10/2018 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM James Complex 183
SPA115-D
Perez, Gilberto A.
01/10/2018 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex 245
SPA115-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/07/2018 Th 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM TBA
SPA115-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
SPA115-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
SPA115-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA
SPA115-D
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
SPA115-E
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA

Complete one of the following:

SPA120 Spanish for Health Care Prof II

This course is designed for students in the nursing program who have learned basic Spanish phrases and vocabulary relevant to health care professions. The course will afford nursing students the opportunity to perform daily activities and tasks such as collecting and assessing a medical history, assessing health risks, making appointments, etc. with Spanish speaking patients in a public health setting. This course involves regular field experience in public health care setting. Prerequisite: SPA 110 or SPA115. (3 units; Interdisciplinary; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

SPA120-A
Molina, Lorena
09/05/2017 M 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Building 36 36A1
SPA120-A
Medina, Juan C
01/10/2018 M 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Building 36 36A1
SPA120-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 M 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM TBA

SPA125 Elementary Spanish II

Completion of the fundamentals of the Spanish language with emphasis upon correct pronunciation and mastery of a practical vocabulary. Practice on oral and written expression through a variety of activities, both in and out of the classroom, homework assignments, and language lab participation. Simple study of Hispanic civilization. Prerequisite: SPA110 or SPA 115. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

SPA125-G
Gonzalez, Honorio
09/05/2017 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center B222
SPA125-F
Perez, Gilberto A.
09/05/2017 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 245
SPA125-B
Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L.
09/05/2017 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM James Complex 183
SPA125-E
Perez, Gilberto A.
09/05/2017 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex 245
SPA125-D
Young, Veronica Deneen
09/05/2017 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM James Complex 190
SPA125-A
Gonzalez, Honorio
09/05/2017 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 036
SPA125-A
Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L.
01/10/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 191
SPA125-E
Gonzalez, Honorio
01/10/2018 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM James Complex 376
SPA125-B
Ordonez, Linda Lizet
01/10/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Building 36 36A2
SPA125-C
Perez, Gilberto A.
01/10/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 245
SPA125-D
Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L.
01/10/2018 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM James Complex 191
SPA125-B
STAFF, STAFF
07/02/2018 T 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM TBA
SPA125-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
SPA125-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA
SPA125-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA
SPA125-D
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
SPA125-E
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
SPA125-F
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

Lower Division Requirements*

SPA213 Intermediate Spanish I

A review of Spanish grammar with special emphasis upon idiomatic language and verb forms. Conversation, translation, composition, and collateral reading of modern Spanish prose. Prerequisite: SPA 120, 125, or equivalent. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

SPA213-C
Cavalieri-Leon, Raquel Beatriz
09/05/2017 T 6:00 PM - 7:50 PM James Complex ONLN
SPA213-A
Ruvalcaba, Noe
09/05/2017 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 052
SPA213-A
Ruvalcaba, Noe
01/10/2018 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM James Complex 183
SPA213-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
SPA213-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 T 6:00 PM - 7:50 PM TBA ONLN

SPA223 Intermediate Spanish II

Continued grammar review and reading, translation, and interpretation of modern Spanish poetry and prose. Classroom activities are supplemented with a variety of homework assignments and language lab participation. Prerequisite: SPA 120, 125 or equivalent. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

SPA223-A
Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L.
09/05/2017 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 181
SPA223-A
Perez, Gilberto A.
01/10/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex 245
SPA223-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA

*Replace with upper division units in Spanish for students fluent in the Spanish language.

Upper Division Requirements

SPA335 Spanish in the Professions

Study of the application of linguistic skills in a professional setting. Prerequisite: SPA 213, 223, 233, or 305. (3 units; Multicultural; Spring odd years)

SPA337 Advncd Spnsh for Hlthcare Prfssn

This course is for students in medical fields who will often come into contact with Spanish?speaking persons in medical situations both in their professions and during preparation for these professions. This course is designed to prepare students for such situations focusing on the correct use of medical terminology in Spanish. Students will be able to interview patients and record their medical histories accurately and completely, as well as explain correctly, and in a culturally appropriate way to this type of patient the medical tests and procedures needed. Emphasis will be placed on terms most commonly used in communication between a healthcare provider and a patient. Prerequisites: SPA213, 223, or 233. (3 units; Fall, odd years)

SPA337-A
Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L.
09/05/2017 M 6:00 PM - 7:50 PM James Complex ONLN
SPA337-A
Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L.
01/10/2018 M 6:00 PM - 7:50 PM James Complex ONLN

SPA465 Spansh-Englsh Trnsltn & Intrprtn

This course will serve as an introduction to translation theory and practice between Spanish and English. Emphasis is placed on practical simultaneous interpretation. The course will also provide an introduction to Spanish linguistics and will give a general overview of phonology, morphology, and comparative English/Spanish syntax. Prerequisite: SPA 213,223, or 233. (3 units; Spring Odd Years)

SPA465-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA

Upper Division Elective Requirement

Complete three (3) additional units in Spanish.