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Degree Requirements

Prerequisite: Prior certification as a Classroom Teacher

Requirements:

New# Course Title Credits
TED 510 Introduction to Students with Disabilities 3
TED 515 Multicultural Perspectives in Education 3
TED 520 Language and Literacy 3
TED 550 Teaching Literacy and Language Arts 5-12 3
TED 610 Assessing Students with Literacy/Learning Problems 3
TED 620 Collaboration in Inclusive Settings 3
TED 625 Interventions in Reading 3
TED 640 Phonological Awareness and Beginning Reading 3
TED 645 Methods for Teaching Writing 3
TED 6__ Literacy Elective 3
TED 715 Practicum in Literacy for Students with Learning Problems 5 - 12 3
TED 735 Writing Internship I 2
TED 740 Writing Internship II 2

Total 37 Credits

Prior to the second Writing Internship, students must pass the Content Specialty Test (CST) in Literacy

Portfolios:

• Initial portfolio should be submitted after 12 credits
• Final portfolios should be submitted during the final practicum semester. Portfolios must receive satisfactory grades as one of the degree completion requirements.