Reading (M.A.)

Program Requirements

Required Foundation Courses
EDFD 504Action Research3
READ 500Literacy Foundations3
Required Core Courses
READ 501Techniques of Reading Improvement in the Secondary School3
READ 502Administration and Supervision of Reading Programs3
READ 508Critical Thinking and Literacy3
READ 511Case Studies of Reading Difficulties3
READ 503Literature for Adolescents3
or READ 524 Teaching Multiethnic Literature in P-8 Classrooms
Elective Course in Reading
Select one of the following:3
Critical Basics of Media and Technology Production
Evaluation and Selection of Educational Media
Literacy Needs of Adult Learners
Understanding Reading Comprehension
Field Experience in Reading
Language and Early Literacy Development
History of Literacy and Media
Teaching Multiethnic Literature in P-8 Classrooms
Literacies, Digital Technology and Learning
Workshop in Contemporary Issues in Reading
Culminating Activity
Supervised Clinical Experience
READ 513Supervised Clinical Practicum, Part I3
READ 514Supervised Clinical Practicum, Part II3
Final Research Project
READ 505Research Seminar in Literacy3
Full-Time Teaching Experience
Written verification of at least 2 years FULL TIME teaching experience from Superintendent or Principal is required.
Total Credits33