Our Medical Spanish course in Costa Rica is designed for doctors, nurses, medical students and healthcare professionals who want to improve their Spanish skills and develop medical vocabulary in order to effectively deal with their Spanish-speaking patients. This is a customized Professional Course and the exercises will focus on the needs of the student. Students should have a basic knowledge of Spanish in order to benefit from this course, and the number of weeks is determined by the student's needs and schedule.
This Spanish course will be taught using a variety of methods with an emphasis on experiential learning: i.e. lecture and instruction, drills and practice, role play, cultural immersion activity, audio and video taping, videos viewed in class, community based activity, workbook practice, course assignments and readings.
The rate for the medical Spanish program is the same as for the private tuition, but we do offer a discount if there is more than one student in the same group taking medical Spanish.
The classes are 4 hours a day from Monday to Friday. It is also possible to take 4 hours general Spanish in the group with other students and take 2 additional hours of private medical Spanish. This class is tailored to the student's requirements and may include medical vocabulary and terminology, role-playing exercises, and discussions of important cultural aspects in the relations between the patient and caregiver.
Other specialized programs we offer include: Costa Rica teenager Spanish Course, Spanish courses in Costa Rica for children and the Costa Rica Spanish and Surfing Course. We also have for credit Spanish courses in Costa Rica. Specialized curriculums for any application are available, simply contact us with details of your specific requirements.