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Primary-Junior Specialization Professional Program for Concurrent Bachelor Degree Programs - Literacy Specialization

Education 3512 Literacy Specialization
An exploration of developing children's early literacy and pre-literacy skills, including oral languages skills, phonemic awareness, early decoding, and the use of picture books to promote children's meaning-making. Reading strategies, as well as diagnostic and prescriptive programs (i.e. reading recovery), and use of media literacy will be modelled in context, building upon ideas, concepts, and skills introduced in Education 4031 - Curriculum and Instruction in Language Arts (Primary-Junior), Part 1.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 4 hours of lectures per week for 9 weeks in either the fall term or the winter term
Notes: Restricted to Primary/Junior students only.