Graduate Literacy Education

Graduate Literacy Education

On Campus Literacy Birth to Grade 6 Curriculum

(Requires Initial Childhood Certification)

 
 

Core courses required for both Literacy certifications:

EDR 502     Foundations of Literacy Instruction (3) 
EDR 509 Teaching Literacy with Diverse Populations (3)
EDR 510 Creating a Literate Environment (3)
EDR 600 Literacy Curriculum and the Role of the Reading Specialist (3)
EDR 515 Tests, Measurement and Statistics (3)
EDR 616 Research Techniques in Reading (3) 
  18 credit hours


Required courses for concentration in Literacy birth - grade 6:

EDR 501     Reading & Writing in the Content Area (3)
EDR 508 Emergent Literacy (3)
EDR 601 Birth-Grade 6 Diagnosis and Diagnostic Teaching Clinical Practicum: Prerequisites: EDR 501, 502, 508, 509 (6)
EDR 603 Advanced Practicum:  Prerequisite:  EDR 601 (3)
  15 credit hours
  Total program:  33 credit hours


Additional Courses to Add Grade 5-12 (optional):

EDR 606    Internship Practicum Grades 5-12 (6)                                    
EDR 504 Adolescent Literacy (3)
  9 credit hours

 

Graduate Portfolio Requirement

Meetings are regularly scheduled to review portfolio requirements.  Course instructors will also designate that certain assignments be included in the portfolio.