Literacy and Reading

Course Numbers and Titles Credit Hours

M.Ed. Core Courses:

Select one three-hour course from each of four standards (Curriculum Foundations, Social & Historical Foundations, Inquiry and Diversity)

EDFN 501:  APA Seminar


Major Professional Courses:

Literacy Core Courses:

Technology for the 21st Century Teacher (EDCI 521),  Reading and Literacy Curriculum (EDCI 523) and  Advanced Studies in Language Arts (EDCI 563)

Literature Study:

Literature for Adolescents (EDCI 564) or Literature for Young Children (Pre-K-5) (EDCI 566)

Literacy Methods and Assessment:

Advanced Studies in Literacy in Elementary Classroom (EDCI 567) or Content Area Literacy in Middle & Secondary Grades (EDCI 561)

Literacy Electives:

Any of two courses listed above and/or Advanced Studies of Adolescent Literacy (EDCI 565) or  Intervention in Literacy Learning (EDCI 663)


Advanced Field Practicum:

Field Practicum in Education (EDUC 710)


Capstone Experience:

 Capstone Inquiry Seminar (EDUC 788) or Thesis Capstone in Education (EDUC 781)


Total Hours in Program 33