A Spanish course especially designed for medical professionals who need to consolidate their mastery of Spanish for their professional development.
What does this Spanish course for medical professionals consist of?
The programme is oriented towards students achieving knowledge, accuracy and fluency in the language to a level that allows them to develop verbal dexterity within their professional environment.
The course enhances both the knowledge of the Spanish language in both a general way and for a specific purpose directly related to the communicative aspects of the profession.
Who is this course for?
The content of the course is clearly targeted at medical professionals who will find a very solid base that will enable them to develop their functions with complete ease.
The course is mainly aimed at:
- Administrators related with medicine
- Medical Receptionists
- General Practitioner Assistants
- Administrative Nurses
- University medical students
Of course, there are many other positions within the medical field that can benefit from this programme.
What level of Spanish should I have?
It is very important to emphasize that this Spanish course for medicine does not start from scratch. Students must have a minimum knowledge of Spanish in order to ensure optimum progress.
Our advice is that the student in this programme has an intermediate level of Spanish, a B1 in Common Framework for European Languages.
Does the programme have any extra costs?
Not at all. All our programmes have a price established from the beginning, based on the needs and requirements of the student so there will not be any hidden surprises.
What is the medical Spanish course like?
The Spanish programme for medical professionals consists of two distinct parts. On the one hand, you will be enrolled on a general Spanish class and on the other hand you will enjoy a one-to-one teacher at your disposal in individual classes.
General Spanish class
Aimed at students who already have an intermediate level of Spanish. It covers the main areas of Spanish proficiency, enhancing the skills of the same:
- Oral comprehension
- Written comprehension
- Oral expression
- Written Expression
These classes are given in small groups of a maximum of 10 students and a minimum of 4. A weekly timetable of 20 general Spanish is delivered with an approximate duration of 55 minutes each.
Individual Spanish class
Completely focussed on the use and mastery of Spanish as used in medicine. You will have a private teacher for 5 weekly lessons with an approximate duration of one hour.
In this way, the tutor will effectively identify areas for improvement how and help devise an action plan concentrating on your learning goals.
What is the teaching team like?
Our teaching staff is highly qualified and experienced. They have a track record in teaching Spanish as a foreign language and Directors of Study have a sound knowledge on how to advance our students on the Spanish course for medical professionals.
Our centre also contains all the educational modern conveniences Our classrooms are equipped with the latest ed-tech and our method is based in maximising participation for all in the group.
Do I have the option of complementary activities?
Yes, if you wish you can sign up for the activities and excursions that we propose on a weekly basis and that are aimed at enabling practice and consolidation in a real environment of the target vocabulary presented in class.
What about the typical ages, levels and duration of the course?
The age for enrolling in this course starts from 23 years, with an average age of around 28.
The necessary level must be at least B1, as we have mentioned in the programme, in order to have a base that allows us to guarantee progress on this highly specific course.
The course has 1 week of minimum duration, extendable by the number of weeks that student deems necessary.
Where will I stay during this Spanish course for medical professionals?
We offer you various types of accommodation, adapted to your needs and circumstances.
Accommodation in residence
You will have all kinds of comforts, being able to lodge in shared or individual room, according to your preferences.
Accommodation in an apartment
Both shared and individual. Always adapted to your needs. A formula for total independence.
If you want a higher degree of independence and access to more luxury, we propose this type of accommodation. We select hotels adapted to your needs and possibilities.
What will I get with this medical Spanish course?
With this Spanish course specialized in medicine you will be able to master, consolidate and achieve fluency in the Spanish specific to your profession. You will broaden your professional horizons and enrich yourself personally, while enjoying the unique environment that Valencia provides.
The course has:
- 25 Spanish lessons per week. 20 group classes and 5 in individual classes.
- Accommodation in residence, apartment or even hotel, depending on the option chosen
- Programme of complementary activities
- Weekend excursions
- 24-hour emergency phone number
- Get Up Languages Supervisor
- Certificate of Attendance and Course Achievement
- Ages 23 and over
- Start every Monday of the year
- Minimum duration of 1 week.