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Literacy Endorsement: K-12

Department of Literacy, Language, and Culture

Literacy Endorsement K-12 
Course Number and TitleCredits
Area I: Foundations of Literacy
ED-LLC 340 Idaho Comprehensive Literacy Course
4
Area II: Reading in the Content Area
ED-LLC 440 Content Area Language Arts: K-8
ED-LLC 444 Content Literacy for Secondary Students
3
Area III: Corrective/Diagnostic/Remedial Reading
ED-LLC 343 Reading Diagnosis and Intervention
4
Area IV: Language and Development
ED-LLC 300 Foundations of Linguistics, Language Acquisition, & Pedagogy
ED-LLC 448 Psycholinguistics and Literacy
LING 305 Introduction to Language Studies
LING 307 Linguistics in Education
LING 310 First and Second Language Acquisition
3
Area V: Literature for Youth
ED-LLC 346 Children’s Literature
ED-LLC 447 Young Adult Literature
ENGL 481 Literature for Use in Junior and Senior High School
3
Area VI: Writing Instruction
ED-LLC 345 Writing Process and Assessment for K-8 Classrooms
ENGL 301 Teaching English Composition
3
Area VII: Development and Diversity of Literacy Learners
ED-LLC 200 Cultural Diversity in the Schools
3
Total23
Students must earn a C (74%) or higher in each of the courses to attain a Literacy Endorsement.
See Department of Curriculum, Instruction, and Foundational Studies for more information.