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Dual Language Immersion, Endorsement

Requirements

The Dual Language Immersion (DLI) Endorsement program is designed to prepare teachers to be sensitive and responsive to the needs of dual language immersion (DLI) learners and to become advocates for DLI in a variety of educational settings. Coursework is designed to address historical and political foundations of DLI education and methods and materials for engaging DLI students in challenging educational experiences. The UVU endorsement program is intended to provide educators with an opportunity to develop, expand, and integrate their knowledge of content, pedagogy, and cultural perspectives in dual language immersion education. Completed program coursework qualifies students to apply to the Utah State Office of Education for an endorsement to their current Utah Teaching License. USBE Education Endorsements are provided through the school district. UVU will accept up to 12 endorsement credits to apply toward a UVU M.Ed. Emphasis program.

Total Program Credits: 15

Discipline Core Requirements: 15 Credits
  EDUC 5700 Foundations of Dual Langage Immersion Education 3
  EDUC 5300 Content-based Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment 3
  EDUC 5380 Second Language Literacy Development for Practitioners 3
  EDUC 5340 Methods of Second Language Acquisition for Practitioners 3
  EDUC 5710 Instructional Strategies, Curriculum, and Classroom Management for the Elementary Classroom (For Secondary Teachers) 3
or EDUC 5350 Theories of Second Language Acquisition for Practitioners (For Elementary Teachers) (3.0)  

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

 

Suggested course sequence: Course Title Credit Hours
EDUC  5700  Foundation of Dual language Immersion Education 3
EDUC 5710 Instructional Strategies and Classroom Management for the Elementary Classroom 3
EDUC  5300  Content-based Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment 3
EDUC 5380 Second Language Literacy Development 3
EDUC 5340 Methods of Second Language Acquisition 3
or EDUC 5350 Theories of Second Language Acquisition  
Notes: This is a 15 credit endorsement. Students will take either EDUC 5710 or EDUC 5350, but are not required to take both.
  Degree total: 15

Department

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