LCCC Catalog 2021-2022 
    Feb 26, 2024  
LCCC Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Spanish in the Workplace, CD

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The Spanish in the Workplace Credit Diploma is designed for students and professionals who need to acquire a basic to intermediate level of speaking Spanish as it relates to the workplace. This program will give these students the much-needed ability to communicate with Spanish-speaking community members as well as understand their needs and cultural backgrounds.

Contact Information

Contact information is available on the Spanish in the Worplace website. Map your individual academic plan of courses with your College Advisor.

If students choose to transition to another program within the Communication & Creative Arts pathway, they should be particularly aware of the choice points that indicate when a decision to branch off into another program must be made to ensure credits and time are not lost.

Coursework common to all degrees within this pathway is indicated by CAC, Common Academic Coursework, in the program map. 


Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Interpret written language on topics in the workplace.
  2. Engage in workplace conversations.
  3. Interpret information and diverse perspectives that are available through the language and its cultures related to different workplace settings.
  4. Identify differences between the culture studied and the students’ native culture as they relate to the workplace.
  5. Interpret spoken language on topics in the workplace.

First Semester

Choice Points

  • Students should work closely with their Academic Advisor and instructor for guidance to best customize the learning experience for their specific field and/or industry.

Semester Total: 10 Credits

Second Semester


  • Completion of SPAN 1010 and SPAN 1020 towards completion of the AA, Communication & Creative Arts.

Semester Total: 10 Credits

Third Semester

Course Requirements


  • Students are able to communicate at a basic to intermediate level with command forms and inquiry that gathers work-related information, which is beneficial when conducting short interviews with clients, completing intake forms, or communicating imperative information that may require either an employee or a client to follow specific directions.
  • Completion of the Spanish in the Workplace, CD.

Semester Total: 4 Credits

Program Credit Hour Total: 24 Credits

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