2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

EDCI 62636 Theoretical and Knowledge Base of Reading

Enables teachers to advance the understanding and application of the theoretical base supporting reading and writing as a multi-dimensional process, including the influential factors of interests and attitudes, cognitive and linguistic development, grapho-phonemic and metacognitive awareness. Learn to coordinate literacy learning by incorporation of materials, teaching strategies, and technology pertinent to effective reading instruction in areas of word recognition, comprehension, reference and study skills and applied research. Prerequisite: EDCI 62615.