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Spanish Language Courses

Overview

Communicate effectively with your customers, potential customers or colleagues, regardless of your current Spanish language proficiency. Our courses, covering basic vocabulary and grammar, conversational expressions, questions, and commands are tailored to the needs of students for a fun, comfortable and thoughtful learning experience.

Who Should Enroll

Courses are designed for business and medical professionals who understand or speak very little or no Spanish, and who are interested in an effective, thoughtful language learning experience will find these courses valuable.

Program Benefits

  • Understand Spanish words and expressions used in workplace situations.
  • Make statements, ask questions and carry on dialog using complete Spanish sentences.
  • Recognize the differences between U.S. and Latino cultures.
  • Assist co-workers in need of basic-to-intermediate Spanish skills
  • Demonstrate a desire to learn Spanish language skills
William Harvey, nationally recognized author, motivational speaker and instructor at UCI DCE discusses language acquisition, and his Business and Healthcare Spanish language courses geared toward English-speaking professionals seeking effective workplace communication techniques.

Course Schedule

Required Courses

TitleWinterSpringSummerFall
SPANISH XI1A
Spanish 1A (5.00 Units)
SPANISH XI1A
to be scheduled Campus Online to be scheduled
SPANISH X425
Spanish for Healthcare II (2.00 Units)
SPANISH X425
      to be scheduled
SPANISH X422
Workplace Spanish I (2.00 Units)
SPANISH X422
    to be scheduled to be scheduled
SPANISH X423
Workplace Spanish II (2.00 Units)
SPANISH X423
  to be scheduled   to be scheduled
SPANISH X424
Spanish for Healthcare I (2.00 Units)
SPANISH X424
       

Course schedules are subject to change. Individual courses may be taken without enrolling in the full program.

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Academic Calendar

Event Spring 2022 Summer 2022 Fall 2022 Winter 2023
Registration Begins (after 2pm PT) Jan 20 Apr 21 Jul 14 Oct 20
Courses Begin* (week of) Mar 28 Jun 20 Sep 19 Jan 3
Courses End* (week of) Jun 6 Sep 6 Dec 12 Mar 13
Parking Permits Expire Jun 30 Sep 30 Dec 31 Mar 31
Administrative Holidays Mar 25, May 30 Jun 20, Jul 4, Sep 5 Nov 11, Nov 24-25, Dec 23, Dec 26, Dec 30, Jan 2 Jan 16, Feb 20

*Actual dates may vary by program.

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On-site Training Available

Our Corporate Training specialists can deliver this program or customize one that fits your organization’s specific needs. Visit Corporate Training or call (949) 824-1847 for information.

English Proficiency Requirement
All certificate programs at UCI Division of Continuing Education (classroom and online formats) require professional-level English language proficiency in listening and note-taking, reading comprehension and vocabulary, written expression, and oral presentation.