Participants develop communicative and socio-cultural competencies and strategies to better communicate with Spanish speakers within the context of healthcare.
About the program
The program offers six levels:
All courses are online. ** The introductory course is an asynchronous course with the support of a tutor.
Basic 1, Basic 2, Pre-intermediate, Intermediate, and Advanced levels meet once a week in the evenings (from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the winter, and from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the fall). All times are Central Time. Dates and days for each level are available under the section CALENDAR.
All courses are open subject to enrollment (at least four students per course).
Transcripts are sent electronically once coursework has ended.
Tuition per course: $350 USD**
**Tuition does not include books.
Books are purchased through online bookstores.
Enrollment: July 11 – August 30
Classes: August 30 - December 14
Please be informed this program has no discounts.
Participants interested in joining any of our Spanish programs need to schedule an interview. Participants with previous Spanish language experience are advised to take a placement test. Placement tests and interviews are scheduled by appointment.
Reserve your oral interview here:
Be sure to specify which program you are interested in taking when you register. Class calendars are announced on the first day of enrollment of each session. Please visit the Calendar section.
How do I enroll in a Spanish class?
Complete the registration form, the placement test (if needed), and an oral interview with one of our Spanish instructors.
Pay the cost of the course before the first day of class.
Where can I book the online interview?
You can book the online interview by visiting the following link
Do I receive a certificate after completing the course?
After completing the course, you will receive a certificate of completion. However, this is not a certification.
How do I know what my level of Spanish is?
At the end of the oral interview, the Spanish teacher will let you know what level you have placed at. Your level is decided based on the placement test results and your oral interview.