Maricopa Community Colleges  SPA117AB   19962-20055 
Official Course Description: MCCCD Approval: 11/28/95
SPA117AB 19962-20055 LEC 1 Credit(s) 1 Period(s)
Medical Spanish II
Basic Spanish communication for health care personnel. Emphasis on pronunciation and vocabulary needed in health care settings. Prerequisites: SPA117AA or permission of instructor.
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MCCCD Official Course Competencies:
SPA117AB   19962-20055 Medical Spanish II
1. State basic Spanish sentences and questions, using standard sound patterns and intonation. (I)
2. State dates, times, and phrases for setting appointments in Spanish. (II)
3. Describe specific medical symptoms and patient history in Spanish. (III)
4. State directions in Spanish to patients, families, and medical personnel. (IV)
5. Describe specific types of food and objects in Spanish. (V)
6. Use Spanish vocabulary in describing specific types of medications. (VI)
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MCCCD Official Course Outline:
SPA117AB   19962-20055 Medical Spanish II
    I. Spanish language
        A. Review of pronunciation
        B. Stress patterns and intonation
      II. Dates and times
          A. Dates and calendar
          B. Telling time
          C. Making appointments
        III. Specific symptoms and history
            A. Symptoms
            B. Patient history
            C. Specific medical terms
          IV. Giving and following directions
              A. Review of command forms
              B. Special instructions to patients and families
              C. Requests from patients
            V. Patient comfort and feeding
                A. Vocabulary for items in rooms
                B. Food vocabulary and diets
              VI. Medications
                  A. Common medications
                  B. Directions for taking medications
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