Survival Spanish: Culture and Language for Healthcare Professionals

This course provides basic Spanish communication skills and an understanding of Latino culture for healthcare professionals. Students explore the history and culture of the monolingual Latino population. They also learn and practice necessary language skills to communicate with Spanish speaking clients in the healthcare environment about health-related issues. No previous Spanish language experience is required.

Course may be taken in fulfillment of the humanities prerequisite for the RN to BSN program.

45 CPEU Credits California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS)*
45 CE Contact Hours California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN)**


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*Course meets the qualifications for 45 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs, LPCCs, LEPs, and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Brandman University #PCE 1821.

**Provider Approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15531, for 45 contact hours.

Course Number: SPNU 100


  • Fall II
  • Spring II
  • Summer II


  • Online


  • $525


  • 3 undergraduate credits