Curriculum and Teaching Reading Education Certification - Distance
|Reading Specialist: Class A Program Checklist for Teaching Field|
|Teaching Field: 18 hours|
At least 1/3 of the program shall be teaching field courses.
|CTRD 6000/6006||Language and Literacy in the Content Areas||3|
|CTRD 6700/6706||Developmental Reading K-12||3|
|CTRD 7400/7406||Assessment and Instruction for Reading Intervention||3|
|CTRD 7510/7516||Research Studies in Reading Education||3|
|CTRD 7520/7526||Curriculum and Teaching in Reading Education||3|
|CTRD 7530/7536||Organization of Program in Reading Education||3|
|Survey of Special Education / Diversity Course|
|See RSED 6000/6 in Additional Courses AND CTRD 6000/6 in Teaching Field 1|
|Additional Courses: 6 hours||6|
|Research and Thesis|
|Advanced Survey of Exceptionality 1|
|Other advisor-approved supporting courses 6000 level and above 2|
|Internship: 6 hours|
|CTRD 7920/7926||Clinical Residency (with CTRD 7400/7406)||2|
|CTRD 7920/7926||Clinical Residency (with CTRD 7520/7526)||2|
|CTRD 7920/7926||Clinical Residency (with CTRD 7530/7536)||2|
RSED 6000/6 Advanced Survey of Exceptionality must be completed if survey of special education course was not completed for prior level certification. If a survey of special education course was completed for prior level certification, the state diversity course requirement is fulfilled with CTRD 6000/6 Language and Literacy.
Supporting courses must be applicable to the area of certification (e.g., research, assessment/evaluation, classroom management, pedagogy, human behavior/development, foundations, technology, teaching field).
In addition to the Graduate School requirement of a cumulative 3.0 GPA on all AU courses carrying graduate credit, a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 is required on all courses used to meet program requirements.
Coursework used to meet Class B certification requirements may not be used to meet requirements for Class A certification.
All substitutions for required courses must be approved using the Course Substitution Form, including transfer work.