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English as Second Language, Endorsement

Requirements

The English as a Second Language  program emphasizes coursework that aids teachers in becoming better skilled at meeting the needs of English language learners in the K-12 classroom, and better prepared to understand the many cultural and community influences that may influence student learning. 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: 18

Discipline Core Requirements:   18 Credits
  EDUC 5340 Methods of Second Language Acquisition for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6340 English as a Second Language Methods (3.0)  
  EDUC 5350 Theories of Second Language Acquisition for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6350 Theories of Second Language Acquisition (3.0)  
  EDUC 5360 Multicultural Education for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6360 Multicultural Education (3.0)  
  EDUC 5370 Assessment for Second Language Learners for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6370 Assessment of Second Language Learners (3.0)  
  EDUC 5380 Second Language Literacy Development for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6380 Literacy and Linguistics in English as a Second Language (3.0)  
  EDUC 5390 Family and Community Involvement for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6390 Family and Community Involvement (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 5340 Methods of Second Language Instruction for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6340 English as a Second Language Methods  
EDUC 5350 Theories of Second Language Acquisition for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6350 Theories of Second Language Acquisition  
EDUC 5360 Multicultural Education for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6360 Multicultural Education  
EDUC 5370 Assessment of Second Language Learners for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6370 Assessment of Second Language Learners    
EDUC 5380 Second Language Literacy Development for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6380 Literacy and Linguistics in English as a Second Language   
EDUC 5390 Family and Community Involvement for Practitioners 3
or EDUC 6390 Family and Community Involvement  
  Degree total: 18

Department

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