Reading Program Course of Study

Curriculum Guide: Masters Degree & Reading Specialist Certification

Curriculum Guide: Reading Specialist Endorsement

 

Course of Study for Reading Concentration

Required Courses:

Semester

Credits

ELRL 6010 Theoretical Foundations of Literacy*

Fall

3

ELRL 6170 Children's Literacy in the 21st Century*

Fall, Spring

3

ELRL 6200 Diagnosis of Reading Difficulties (hybrid)

Fall or Summer

3

ELRL 6210 Remediation of Reading Difficulties (hybrid)

Spring or Summer

3

ELRL 6230 Practicum in Reading*

Fall

3

ELRL 6240 Administration and Supervision of Reading Programs and Personnel*

Summer

3

ELRL 6250 Adolescent and Adult Literacy in the 21st Century*

Spring

3

ELRL 6270 Research in Reading*

Spring

3

ELRL 6330 Socio-Psycholinguistics and Reading*

Spring

3

 

 

 

At least one of the following:

 

 

ELRL 6040 Recent Trends in Children's Literature

Fall

3

ELRL 6050 Advanced Inquiry into Literature for Children and Youth*

Winter

3

ELRL 6260 Literature for Adolescents (hybrid)

Summer

3

 

 

 

Choose one approved elective from below OR another literature elective from the previous list: (3 Credits)

 

 

ELRL 6030 Literacy and Content Area Instruction for English Language Learners* Summer 3

ELEC 6180 Language Development and Emergent Literacy

Spring

3

ELRL 6310 Written Expression with Technology*

Fall

3

MMLE 6700 Interdisciplinary Writing at the Middle Level*

Spring

3

ELLM 6120 School Library Media Specialist Selects Literature for the School Age Child*

Summer

3

SPC 5550 Educational Foundation in a Diverse Society (hybrid)

Summer

3

(Others by advisement)

 

 

*online courses