Graduate Literacy Education

Graduate Literacy Education

On Campus Literacy Grades 5 to 12 Curriculum

(requires Initial Adolescence Certification)

 
 

Core courses required for both Literacy concentrations:

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 grades 5-12:

EDR 503      Reading in the Secondary Schools (3)
EDR 504 Adolescent Literacy (3)
EDR 602 Grades 5 - 12 Diagnosis and Diagnostic Teaching and Clinical 
Practicum:  Prerequisites:  EDR 502, 503, 503, 509 (6)
EDR 604 Advanced Practicum:  Prerequisite:  EDR 602 (3)
  15 credit hours
  Total program:  33 credit hours


Additional Courses to Add Birth - Grade 6 (optional):

EDR 605      Internship Practicum Birth - Grade 6 (6)
EDR 508 Emergent Literacy (3)
  9 credits


Graduate Portfolio Requirement 

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