The 18-credit Certificate in Spanish and Latinx Studies for the Health and Human Services Professions prepares undergraduate students to communicate effectively in Spanish within medical and related human-service areas. The combination of courses in this certificate program is designed to make participants especially qualified to provide health and human services to members of the Latinx community.
Certificates are awarded only at the time of completion of the bachelor's degree and cannot be awarded either as a stand-alone program of study or after completion of the first bachelor's degree.
Campus Location: Main
Program Code: LA-SLSH-CR2+
Please contact the College of Liberal Arts' Center for Academic Advising for more information on minors, certificates or other CLA programs.
To earn this certificate, students need a minimum of 18 credits.
|Spanish Language - Select three of the following:||9|
|Intensive Practice in the Four Skills 1|
|Advanced Intensive Practice in the Four Skills 1|
|Spanish for Heritage and Bilingual Speakers|
|Select one of the following coures in Spanish language for health/medical professions:||3|
|Spanish for Health Professions|
|Select one of the following courses focused on Latin American culture:||3|
|Perspectives on Latin America|
|Latin America through Film and Fiction|
|Latin America through Film|
|The Cultures of Latin America|
|The Hispanic World|
|Select one of the following courses on Latinx population in the United States:||3|
or SPAN 0854
|Puerto Ricans in Philadelphia|
|Topics in Latino Studies|
|Latino Identity in the United States|
|U.S. Latino/a Studies|
|Total Credit Hours||18|