Study language development, including the interaction between home and school in preparing children to read and write.
This program will challenge you to:
- Add a literacy endorsement to your elementary or secondary teaching certification.
- Develop skills aimed at diagnosing and remediating literacy difficulties with students.
- Build upon your coursework in education and modern foreign languages.
Peaks this program fulfills
- Professional Studies & Enhancements
Courses and Requirements
21 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)
|Course ID||Course Name||Number of Credits|
|EDU-253||Language Development and Literacy||3 credits|
|EDU-304||Literacy Development||3 credits|
|EDU-305||Literacy in Content Areas||3 credits|
|EDU-306||Writing Process and Assessment||3 credits|
|EDU-350||Literature for Children and Adolescents||3 credits|
|EDU-352||Diagnosis & Remediation||3 credits|
|EDU-451||Practicum in Reading||3 credits|
This minor is designed for students who are pursuing elementary or secondary teaching certification and wish to add a literacy endorsement. Please note that this minor alone will not fulfill the requirements to teach in the State of Idaho. Students wishing to pursue teaching licensure should contact the College of Idaho Education Department.