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2020-2021 School of Graduate Studies Catalog 
2020-2021 School of Graduate Studies Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDS 739 - Literacy and Disabilities

3 Credit(s) This course explores research, theory, and best practice in the acquisition and development of literacy by students with exceptional learning needs.Course content includes a focus on the assessment of students’ literacy levels, strategies for acquiring and continuously improving literacy competencies, and methods of integrating literacy instruction and support in the content areas. Candidates will learn how to provide access to the standard curriculum for students who have disabilities that affect the fluency of their literacy.
Prerequisite: EDU 725