Health Care Courses in English & Medical Spanish
Universidad VeritasSummer 4 2017 (Jul 8, 2017 to Aug 12, 2017)
Catalog Code: ISJU1517
This program is designed for students at all levels of the Spanish language who wish to increase their Spanish proficiency with particular focus on health care and medical terminology. During this 5 week program students will participate in an 80 hour intensive Spanish for Health Professionals course which combines classroom work with hands-on communication experience. Students will also complete an elective in English related to a health care topic.
Please note that students who wish to take ONLY the 80 hour Spanish for Health Professionals course should enroll in the ISA Summer 1 program.
Courses are taught by host university faculty at the Universidad Veritas.
Prices & Dates
July 8, 2017 - August 12, 2017Session Dates:
Application Due Date:
May 10, 2017Final Forms & Payments Due:
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*prices and dates are subject to change
Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.
Minimum Admissions Prerequisites
Health courses are focused on professionals and students in this field. As a minimum requirement, applicants must have previous course work in: pre-med, nursing, pharmacy, biology and other health- related studies.
*Students will take a placement exam prior to departure to determine the Spanish language level: basic, intermediate, or advanced.
Applicants must be studying a health related profession such as pre-med, nursing, pharmacy or biology.
Additional Program Options
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