Literacy (EDLT)

Courses

EDLT 200. Contemporary Issues. 1-6 Credits.

EDLT 222. Cltvate Chil Lit in El/Mid Sch. 3 Credits.

Contemporary research and practice related to the development of strategic, motivated, and independent readers and writers. Emphasis on integrating reading and writing within collaborative environments. Prerequisite: Twelve hours in Education and/or related areas including an introductory course in reading or Instructor permission.

EDLT 223. Read Pgms in Sec Schl & Col. 3 Credits.

Relationship of reading to learning study or organization, instructional procedures, and materials for developing reading improvement programs for secondary and college students; reading in content areas. Prerequisite: Twelve hours in Education and/or related areas or Instructor permission.

EDLT 228. Lit in Jr/Sr High Schl Curr. 3 Credits.

Literacy Criticism for Teachers.

EDLT 234. Lit & Lang for Chil & Youth. 3 Credits.

Characteristics, interests, reading habits of children and youth; selection, evaluation of literature. Organizing book units for teaching literature, for content areas. Emphasis on development of oral, written expression. Prerequisite: Twelve hours in Education and related areas or Instructor permission.

EDLT 236. Multicultural Children's Lit. 3 Credits.

Current research in multicultural education and literacy informs examination of representation and perspective in literature for children and youth. Perspectives include religion, race, gender, SES.

EDLT 295. Laboratory Experience in Educ. 1-6 Credits.