Early Literacy I   [Archived Catalog]

EDU 309 - Early Literacy I

Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite(s): EDU 300 ,   and junior standing; must be taken concurrently with EDU 334 .
This course is designed as a study of concepts, materials and teaching strategies for oral language development and systematic early reading and writing instruction specific to concepts about print, phonemic awareness and phonics. This course will also allow students to study the basic principles and theories of reading instruction at the elementary level. Students will learn about current research findings in reading curricula.