2017-2018 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Sep 25, 2020  
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CSL 570 - Teaching Literacy In The Content Areas


This course presents the integration of reading and writing processes with content knowledge as a basis for the best teaching strategies in the content area disciplines. The focus is on: (1) improving study skills, (2) levels of comprehension, (3) vocabulary improvement, (4) understanding text patterns and structures, (5) exploring writing as an across the curriculum tool of inquiry, and (6) integrating technology into content-area teaching. Course content will include implementation of classroom structures, multidisciplinary teaching and learning, and the development of research approaches and techniques to meet the needs of individual learners.

3 credits