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Spanish/Latino Culture for the Health Professions Program Requirements for 2021-2022

Spanish/Latino culture for the health professions is offered as both a minor and as a certificate program.

Minor in Spanish/Latino Culture for Health Professions

Requirements

  • Choose THREE LSPN electives from: LSPN 111, 112, 211, 212, 230, 311, 312, 340, 360, or 440*
  • LSPN 235 – Conversational Spanish for Health I (3)**
  • LSPN 236 – Conversational Spanish for Health II (3)
  • SOCI 217D – Latino Health Care Issues (3)

Total: 18 credits

*According to the student’s proficiency level when entering the program; see Language Placement and Course Sequencing Guidelines.

**LSPN 235 requires previous completion of LSPN 211 – P5 Intermediate Spanish I, or equivalent proficiency. Students with the ability to begin the program at the 235 level should consult with the program director for appropriate advising.

NOTE: No more than one course used for the Spanish major may also be used for this minor

A study abroad semester is strongly encouraged. Up to 6 credits may be applied to this minor from study abroad.


Spanish/Latino Culture for Health Professions Certificate

Requirements

  • Choose TWO LSPN electives from: LSPN 112, 211, 212, 230, 311, 312, 340, 360, or 440*
  • LSPN 235 – Conversational Spanish For Health I (3)**
  • LSPN 236 – Conversational Spanish For Health II (3)
  • SOCI 217D – Latino Healthcare Issues (3)

Total: 15 credits

*According to the student’s proficiency level when entering the program; see Language Placement and Course Sequencing Guidelines.

**LSPN 235 requires previous completion of LSPN 211 – P5 Intermediate Spanish I, or equivalent proficiency. Students with the ability to begin the program at the 235 level should consult with the program director for appropriate advising.


Note: The program requirements listed are for the current academic year. Past and future program requirements may differ. Visit the catalog website to access current and past catalogs.