Inclusive Education, Elementary Education (K-6) Teachers/Teacher of Students with Disabilities Concentration (M.Ed.)

Program Requirements

Prerequisites
FCST 512Child Development I: Theories of Child Development 13
READ 500Literacy Foundations 13
Program Requirements
Core Courses
ECSE 502Sociocultural Context of Disability and Inclusive Education3
ECSE 505Learning and Development in Children With and Without Disabilities3
ECSE 508Strengthening Partnerships with Families of Children with Disabilities3
ECSE 523Communication, Collaboration and Consultation in Inclusive Early Childhood and Elementary Contexts3
Concentration Courses
ECSE 536Observation and Assessment of Elementary Age Children with Disabilities3
ECSE 539Pedagogy in Inclusive Elementary Education3
ECSE 540Practicum and Seminar in Inclusive Elementary Education3
ECSE 541Advanced Pedagogy in Inclusive Elementary Education3
ECSE 542Inclusive Pedagogies for Students with Complex Learning and Behavioral Needs3
READ 515Literacy Strategies for the Inclusive Elementary Classroom3
Electives
Select one of the following: 23
Introduction to Applied Child Advocacy
Child Abuse and Neglect
Substance Abuse and Family Crisis
Dynamics of Group Process
Multicultural Counseling and Development
Perspectives on Early Childhood and Elementary Education in a Diverse Society
Conceptual Foundations of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Bio-Psych-Social Perspectives
Observation, Assessment and Wonder in Autism Intervention
Testing and Evaluation
Learning Theories
Foundations and Methods in Health Education
Critical Basics of Media and Technology Production
Evaluation and Selection of Educational Media
Literature for Adolescents
Understanding Reading Comprehension
Teaching Multiethnic Literature in P-8 Classrooms
Literacies, Digital Technology and Learning
Workshop in Contemporary Issues in Reading
Technology for Inclusive Classrooms
Educational Planning for Adolescents with Disabilities
Culminating Experience Course
ECSE 520Research in Inclusive Early Childhood Education3
Total Credits42
1

Or equivalents as approved in writing by graduate advisor.

2

Other coursework may be completed with written approval from advisor.