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2016-2017 Catalog 
    
2016-2017 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

EDU 243 - Methods of Effective Reading Instruction

3 credit hours - Three hours weekly; one term.
Examine the selection and application of strategies for developing oral reading, comprehension and literacy skills. Focus on a variety of techniques for building word recognition, integrating reading and writing and enhancing understanding of text. Learn about the development of a balanced literacy program attentive to early identification of reading difficulties and meeting diverse reader needs. EDU 243 is a Maryland State Department of Education approved reading course.

Prerequisite(s): A bachelor’s degree and seeking teacher certification or permission from department chair.

Course Outcomes
Core Competencies
Core 1 Communication Core 3 Information Literacy Core 10 Innovative and Critical Thinking