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ERIC Number: ED425290
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Pages: 10
Abstractor: N/A
Workplace Spanish for Health Care Workers.
Garcia, Paula
This syllabus and curriculum guide were developed for a 12-week course in workplace Spanish for clinical workers at the Claretian Medical Center on the south side of Chicago. The purpose of the class was to provide basic communicative abilities in Spanish to the medical staff---registered nurses, triage nurses, and laboratory technologists--such as saying greetings, understanding patient injuries and illnesses, and asking simple questions. Topics for each of the 12 weeks include the following: greetings, letters of the alphabet, and numbers; days and dates; body parts; times, symptoms; family members, internal organs; medicinal warning labels; vocabulary; clinic; giving directions; listening skills; food and diet; and review and posttest. Each week's outline lists objectives and activities. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Northeastern Illinois Univ., Chicago. Chicago Teachers' Center.; Union of Needletrades, Industrial and Textile Employees.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For related documents, see ED 391 396-400, ED 399 311, ED 401 379, ED 402 464, ED 413 793, and CE 077 501-505 and 508-513.