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Spanish/Latino Culture for the Health Professions Program Requirements for 2020–2021

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

  • LSPN 112 – P5 Elementary Spanish II (3)*
  • LSPN 211 – P5 Intermediate Spanish I (3)
  • LSPN 235 – Conversational Spanish for Health I (3)
  • LSPN 236 – Conversational Spanish for Health II (3)
  • Choose ONE:
    • LSPN 230P – P1 Hispanic/Latino Vistas: Film & Literature (3) (taught in Spanish; requires completion of LSPN 211, or equivalent)
    • LLIT 230P – P1 Hispanic/Latino Vistas: Film & Literature (3) (taught in English; no prerequisites)
  • SOCI 217D – Latino Health Care Issues (3)
  • LSPN 490 – Internship (Community Health Projects) (2) –OR–
    Nursing Clinical Placement at a Spanish/bilingual facility

Total: 20 credits

*LSPN 112 requires completion of LSPN 111 – P5 Elementary Spanish I, or equivalent proficiency. Students with the ability to begin coursework above the 112 level should consult with the chair of the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures for appropriate course substitutions.

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

  • LSPN 112 – P5 Elementary Spanish II (3)*
  • LSPN 211 – P5 Intermediate Spanish I (3)
  • 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

*LSPN 112 requires completion of LSPN 111 – P5 Elementary Spanish I, or equivalent proficiency. Students with the ability to begin coursework above the 112 level should consult with the chair of the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures for appropriate course substitutions.


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.