M.S.Ed. Literacy Specialist

Course Planning Guide

This course planning guide is designed to help you plan ahead! Please consult specific semester and summer schedules for complete listing of courses, days and times.

Course descriptions can be seen by clicking on the title of the course.

Literacy Specialist (Birth - Grade 6 and Grades 5 -12)

Course

Title

Semester Offered

GRDG 600

Foundations of Literacy

Summer and Fall

GRDG 605

Literacy Assessment and Evaluation

Summer and Fall

GRDG 610

Seminar: Literacy Research

Fall and Spring

GRDG 615

Literacy: Family/School/Community Collaboration

Fall and Spring

GRDG 620

Strategies for Linguistically Diverse Children

Fall and Summer

GRED 625

Using Technology to Teach Literacy

Fall and Summer

GRDG 640

Literature Based Literacy Instruction

Fall and Spring







Early Childhood & Childhood Literacy (Birth-Grade 6)

Course

Title

Semester Offered

GRDG 655

Literacy Intervention Strategies B-6

Fall and Spring

GRDG 660

Teaching Writing B-6

Fall and Spring

GRDG 665

Emergent Literacy

Fall and Spring







Courses offered only on SUNY Potsdam Campus

Course

Title

Semester Offered

GRDG 690

Literacy Practicum B-2

Fall and Spring

GRDG 691

Literacy Practicum 3-6

Fall and Spring

GRDG 699

Literacy Internship (Permission of instructor required)








Middle and Adolescent Literacy (Grades 5-12)

Course

Title

Semester Offered

GRDG 656

Literacy Intervention Strategies 5-12

Fall and Spring

GRDG 661

Teaching Writing 5-12

Fall and Spring

GRDG 670

Teaching Reading & Study Skills in the Content Area

Spring







Courses offered only on SUNY Potsdam Campus

Course

Title

Semester Offered

GRDG 696

Literacy Practicum 5-8

Fall and Spring

GRDG 697

Literacy Practicum 9-12

Fall and Spring

GRDG 699

Literacy Internship (Permission of instructor required)








Note: These are the course offerings for this degree options. For complete listing of days and times consult specific semester and summer schedules.