:: SPECIAL COURSES IN BUENOS AIRES
Spanish for business
The course is designed for people working in business, services, administration or management who need to deal with spoken and written Spanish at work or wish to work in a Spanish speaking country and have good Spanish skills at the Intermediate level. Course contents:
- appropriate responses and the right language for handling work-related situations
- how to present the products and services of your company
- how to apply moderation techniques at meetings and negotiations
- how to write job applications and successfully conduct job interviews
- working techniques, operational processes and cultural differences.
This course is designed for doctors, registered nurses and others who work, or intend to work, in the medical sector to answer the growing demand for relevant knowledge of Spanish amongst doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers. It is oriented towards improving students basic vocabulary related to healthcare, so that they can communicate respectfully and effectively with Spanish speaking colleagues, patients and their families in the course of their daily work.
The lessons will be both theoretical and practical, making special emphasis on communication. With the purpose in mind to make the classes as realistic as possible, students will realize workshop, simulations and role playing exercises, they'll read medical texts and complete medical documents.
Special attention will be given to cultural differences including information on subjects such as health, illness, family issues, etc. and how they are dealt with by the Latin Community.
In addition to the topics included in the course program, teachers and students may propose topics to discuss in class, for example: medical and nursing studies in Argentina, and healthcare techniques, private healthcare and hospitals in Argentina.
The program can also includes an internship at a hospital.
Spanish for Lawyers
Intended for legal professionals, law students and anyone who would like to acquire a basic command of Spanish legal terminology and the Argentine legal system. The course includes intensive study of special terminology and common grammatical structures in legal texts. For the Spanish for lawyers course an intermediate level of Spanish is required.