T1 Electives


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Course Description

Medical Spanish is a half-semester long course dedicated to learning and improving medically-related Spanish speaking skills. The class will involve students in learning medical vocabulary, going through clinical cases, applying vocabulary in mock interview situations, and learning about various aspects of Latino culture.  This elective is facilitated by members of the Tulane Latin American Medical Student Association (LAMSA).  


Course Goals and Objectives

Grading Policy:
  Credit awarded based on attendance and participation
Enrollment:  Open to all interested students
Course Time:  TBA from 12-1pm (lunch hour), exact schedule & location TBA
Prerequisite:  **A background in Spanish is recommended, although not mandatory.
Session: 2

Contact Information

Faculty Advisor:  Dr. Gabriel Navar

1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112