Literacy Agent

NOTE: Course requirements may change as the program evolves. Candidates are accountable for completing the program of study listed in the catalog for the year in which they entered the program.

MA in Education: Literacy Agent

A. Program Core (12 hrs.)

[Recommended early in program]

  • EDCC 501 Creating Cultures of Change (3 hrs.)
  • EDCC 521 Peacebuilding & Conflict Resolution (3 hrs.)
  • EDCC 531 Social & Ethical Issues in Education (3 hrs.)

[Recommended later in program]

  • EDCC 551 Action Research in Educational Settings (3 hrs.) (Prerequisite: Admission to Candidacy)

B. Concentration Area (15 hrs. required + 6 hrs. electives = 21 hrs.)

  • EDLA 501 Foundations of Literacy (3 hrs.)
  • EDLA 511 Literacy Assessment (3 hrs.)
  • EDLA 521 Integrated Literacy Instruction (3 hrs.)
  • EDLA 531 Literacy in Community and Family Arenas (3 hrs.)
  • EDSL 581 Language and Culture (3 hrs.)
  • Electives (6 hrs.) chosen from other MA in Education concentrations

C. Reflective Practice (3 hrs.)

  • EDPC 611 Action Research Project: Literacy (3 hrs.)