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Master's of Arts in Education


Reading Program

Program Requirements:

 
  • 31 credits minimum
 
  • A required core of 12 credits
 
  • Required methods and practica (19 credits)
   

 

Program Prerequisites: 6 credits

Course

Title

Credit

EDC424

Teaching Literacy in the Elementary School

3

EDC448

Literacy Practices for Content Subjects

3

 

Note:  Many certified teachers have taken one or both prerequisites as part of their initial teacher preparation program.

 

Program Requirements: 31 credits

Strand/
Course

Title

Credit

Developing Knowledge

EDC529

Foundations of Educational Research

3

EDC/PSY 527

Language Study for Teachers

3

EDC565

Advanced Reading Research Seminar

3

EDC563 Teaching Literacy to Multicultural Populations 3

Developing Expertise

EDC562  

Methods of Intervention for Struggling Readers 

3

EDC564

Diagnosis of Literacy Difficulties

4

EDC566

Intervention in Reading and Writing Difficulties (Practicum Fall/Spring- 3 cr. each)

6

Developing Professionalism

EDC567

Field Experience in Literacy

3

EDC594

Organization and Supervision of Literacy Programs

3

Application Information and Deadlines

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