Certificate: Language and Literacy Courses
Reading/Language Arts Specialist Credential Emphasis

A. Required Courses (24 units)

Tier I (Take these courses first)

Units Course Title Course Description Old Code

(3)

EDTE 200

Practicum in Decoding and Fluency: Assessment and Instruction
(Graduate standing, valid teaching credential and current preservice reading course or equivalent)

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(3)

EDTE 201

Practicum in Comprehension: Assessment and Instruction

-

(3)

EDTE 203

Teaching and Assessing Writing in the Pre K-12 classroom

-

(3)

EDTE 205

Psychology and Sociology of Literacy Instruction

-

Tier II (Take these courses ONLY after you have completed Tier I)

Units Course Title Course Description Old Code

(3)

EDTE 202

Language and Literacy Development in Multicultural Settings

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(3)

EDTE 206

Leadership in Literacy

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(3)

EDTE 207

Advanced Practicum in Reading Difficulties: Assessment and Intervention

-

(3)

EDTE 209

Literature for the Diverse Pre K-12 Classroom: Issues, Models and Strategies

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B. Other Required Course (3 units)

Units Course Title Course Description Old Code

(3)

EDTE 250

Educational Research
(EDTE 251 for students in uncohorted Curriculum and Instruction and Behavioral Sciences Gender Equity Studies Masters' Programs)

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C. Culminating Requirement (3 units)

Units Course Title Course Description Old Code

(3)

EDTE 503

Culminating Experience: Language and Literacy
(Advanced to candidacy and permission of his/her faculty advisor and the department chair one full semester prior to registration; EDTE 250)

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