Leveraging the people and places of Boston for inspiration, students in the English Department's "Ethics in Documentary Film" course grapple with the challenges and questions raised by creative work.
As the need for multilingual, culturally-sensitive healthcare professionals grows, so does the need for language programs that offer immediate practical applications.
As of the 2010 Census, the Hispanic and Latino populations account for 9.6% of the total population in Massachusetts-17.5% of these residents live in the city of Boston and are considered to have LEP (Limited English Proficiency).
Emmanuel's Spanish for Health Care Professionals certificate is ideal for students planning a career in a health-related field, including medicine, nursing, pharmacology, radiographic technology and physical therapy, as well as for receptionists or office managers in a medical facility. The Spanish for Healthcare Professionals language courses are designed for students with little or no prior knowledge of Spanish and aim to provide a lower intermediate level of Spanish with a focus on medical terminology. In addition, the courses promote a better understanding of the culture of Latino communities in the United States by exploring topics related to identity, socioeconomic and demographic trends, healthcare disparities, patient-provider communications and healthcare accessibility, among others.
View the 2018-2019 Academic Catalog to find course titles, numbers and descriptions.