The Literacy minor, with campus and field experiences, is designed to prepare literacy teachers and strengthen background preparation of secondary, middle school, special education, early childhood, and elementary teachers.
Literacy Minors are eligible for the Washington State P-12 Reading Specialist Endorsement.
- EDLT 308 and EDLT 409 are prerequisites for enrolling in the required courses in the minor . The minor should be commenced in the junior year.
- EDLT 493 also requires permission of the department (designated as the instructor of EDLT 493). Permission will not be granted until six required courses in the Literacy minor, excluding prerequisite courses, are completed or will be completed the quarter prior to enrollment.
EDLT 308, Literacy I
*EDLT 308 is a prerequisite for the minor.
EDLT 409, Literacy II
*EDLT 309 is a prerequisite for the minor.
|EDLT 410, Teaching Word Recognition Skills||3|
|EDLT 411, Teaching Comprehension||3|
|EDLT 412, Assessment of Literacy Skills and Processes||3|
|EDLT 413, Methods and Materials for Literacy Instruction||3|
|EDLT 414, Teaching Literacy in a Multi-Cultural, Multi-Lingual Setting||3|
|EDLT 418, Literacy and Linguistics||3|
|EDLT 424, Literacy Across the Curriculum||3|
|EDLT 493, Literacy Practicum (Requires department persmission. A minumum of 6 required Literacy Minor courses, excluding EDLT 308 & 409, must be completed for permission)||6|
ELECTIVE COURSES (Select at least one course from the following)
EDLT 315, Literacy Strategies for Struggling & Advanced Learners (3)
EDBL 440, Reading English as a Second Language (3)
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