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SPAN 395 - SPRING 2022
Health Professionals

A new course that explores how language, culture, race, public discourse and public policy intersect with the health and wellness of US Latinx communities. We will cover a variety of topics, but our main area of focus will be on COVID-19 and its impact on our local immigrant community and at a national level. Classes consist of discussion, active learning exercises and visits from experts.

Required textbookSpanish in Healthcare by Glenn A. Martínez. Available free, online at our library.

Only prerequisite: SPAN 228 or consent of the instructor.

Grading components include critical reflective writing and hands-on projects.

MWF 1:00-1:50 in the Siebel Center for Design

Prof. Ann Abbott,