Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

SPA 150 - Spanish for Business & Law

Course Description

Spanish for Business and Law is a course designed to provide students with common Spanish business and legal terminology used when doing business and practicing law in the United States and globally. In addition, students will be taught how to effectively communicate business and law concepts in Spanish.

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:
Students will use verbal and written communication to have basic, meaningful, and accurate conversations in the course of doing business and practicing law in the United States and globally.
Utilize vocabulary with a basic ability to understand and communicate business and legal concepts in the course of doing business and practicing law in the United States and globally.
Students will be able to self-assess one’s own biases and cultural competence to communicate effectively with spanish speaking populations in the course of doing business and practicing law.
Students will identify cultural characteristics in Latinx cultures living in the United States.
Students will self-assess and adjust their communication style to build relationships with persons of Latinx cultures using language that promotes trust.

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3


Course Prerequisites: SPA 101, (ENG 050,REA 050) or ENG 099 or REA 075 or appropriate test scores