The School of EducationQueens Campus, Long Island Graduate Center, Online
The department offers a 15-graduate credit course sequence leading to bilingual education extension. Coursework will provide students with the theory, multicultural perspectives, and practical background to work in bilingual and/or dual-language classroom settings. The five course sequence will allow the initially certified teacher to obtain the knowledge and skills of: (1) the theories of bilingual education and bilingualism; (2) the multicultural viewpoints of education; (3) the social, psychological and psycho-linguistic aspects of bilingualism; (4) the methods of teaching English language arts an first language arts to bilingual English language learners; and (5) methods of teaching content area instruction to bilingual English language learners.
Please note that the full degree cannot be taken at the Long Island Graduate Center and at least one course must be taken at our Queens campus.
Please see a list of our Education Specialties faculty.
Dr. Yvonne Pratt-Johnson
Sullivan Hall, Room 415[email protected]
Please view the School of Education Graduate Admission Application Requirements for detailed admission information.
Download the program planning sheet (Word)
Foundations (15 credits)
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