Medical Terminology and Conversational Spanish, Part A

Course Number: SPN X404.10A

3 units

Spanish medical terminology and conversational skills used in health care and medical environments. Lessons focus on:

  • basic anatomy and physiology terminology
  • related colloquialisms
  • commonly encountered health conditions
  • cross-cultural issues.

Spanish grammatical structures are also explored to provide a foundation for enhancing conversational skills. Benefits individuals in medical professions, clinics, educational settings, and other professional settings where bilingual skills are used to assist Spanish speakers with health-related issues.


Knowledge of Spanish and its pronunciation is recommended for this course; or consent of instructor.

Applicable Certificates

No Applicable Certificates

Starting Apr 11 : Classroom-based

Section Code: 164CCL004

Course Fees:

$295 Early Bird Discount ends on Apr 5
$345 after Apr 5


Gustavo Wong

Gustavo Wong, B.S., Registered Dietician, Nutritionist and Translator, Riverside University Health System, has more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare field.  His native language is Spanish, but he is fluent in English and Portuguese, and also speaks Cantonese.


Tue, Wed 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Apr 11 - May 10, 2017

10 Meetings


UCR Palm Desert CenterMap

Section Notes:



"Spanish for Health Care Professionals"
William C.Harvey
ISBN: 978-0764194467

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