Advanced Certificate in Bilingual Education
(18-21 hours – excluding requisites)
The Advanced Certificate in Bilingual Education is a minimum of 18 hours plus a 3-credit hour practice. An elective course is available for those students desiring additional hours in bilingual education.
REQUIRED COURSES (excluding requisites)
*EDBE 5301 - Principles and Practices of Biliteracy Development in Spanish and English.
*EDBE 5302 - Academic Spanish Across the Content Areas
*EDBE 5303 - Literatura Infantil
EDBE 5304 - Principles of Curriculum Development in Dual Language and ESL Classrooms
EDBE 5321 - Linguistics for Reading and ESL
ESLS 5314 - Practicum in ESL/EFL Settings (S-L)
Optional Elective: (3 hours)
EDBE 5320 - Assessing English Language Learners
*These courses are taught in Spanish and require a satisfactory Spanish language proficiency assessment score as a requisite.
(S-L)=Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.
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