Certificates of Proficiency are designed for the student who needs to be prepared for effective interaction in a diverse workplace or other settings. A department-issued certificate may be awarded upon successful completion of a prescribed course of study. These certificates will not appear on a student’s transcript.
A certificate of proficiency is awarded to a student who completes Basic Arabic for Healthcare Professionals. This course is designed for healthcare professionals who would like to have a better understanding of the language and culture of the Arabic-speaking patient and to communicate in Arabic with them.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completing the course, the student will be able to:
- Comprehend most basic medical terms and communicate with the patient in simple and meaningful spoken Arabic.
- Use the target language effectively with patients in basic healthcare situation.
- Communicate effectively with family members when sharing basic medical information.
- Assist both the patient and doctor in the doctor’s office.
Certificate of Proficiency
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