Secondary Content Literacy

2 CREDITS    |    TERM 2 

This course prepares candidates to integrate literacy construction and development with secondary content area instruction. Candidates will become ongoing decision-makers across instructional contexts through the application of theory and promising instructional practices for diverse student populations. This course highlights facilitation, mediation and intervention in the development of literacy and language integrated within the content areas. The course foregrounds the connection between language and literacy as a vehicle for developing content knowledge and articulating one’s thinking and learning.