The MSE Literacy concentration is helpful for teachers at any grade level, especially with literacy now being a standard in all content areas in Indiana. Requirements in this concentration are somewhat flexible and allow for student choice. As with the other MSE concentrations, 33 credit hours are required for the degree, including 24 hours of literacy-focused coursework and EDUC 601, 631, and 671 (secondary) or 674 (elementary).
The following courses may be counted toward the literacy concentration:
EDUC 540—Current Trends in Reading
EDUC 541—Young Adult Literature
EDUC 542—Advanced Children's Literature
EDUC 555—Diagnostic Teaching of Reading
EDUC 580—Multicultural Literature
EDUC 641—Literacy Programs in the Classroom
EDUC 565—Instructional Technology
EDUC 566—Authoring Educational Multimedia
EDUC 567—The Internet in Education
Some graduate-level English courses, with permission
Some graduate-level LBST courses, with permission
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