formerly known as CREADE
Collaborative Reading Education And Distance Education
READ 594: Young Adult Literature: Gr 5-12 (3 cr)
Fall 2003 & 2004 (1 credit)
Fall 2005 (3 credits)
Winter 2007, 2008
Winter & Summer 2010, 2011, 2013
Dr. Carol Lauritzen, Eastern Oregon University
|This introductory graduate course introduces teachers to the world of adolescent literature. Theoretical concepts and practical aspects will be explored.|
|PREREQUISITES||Graduate standing and a willingness to learn about young adult literature.|
|This is an online Blackboard course. Learners will complete textbook readings with posted reflections; post to whole class discussion forums; provide feedback to other learners; and complete assignments.|
This course supports the following International Reading Association's 2010 revised Standards for Reading Professionals:
||This graduate course can be used as 3 elective credits in the Literature thematic area in the 24-credit Reading Endorsement program, the 12-credit Literary Education program, or for individual professional development.
Dr. Carol Lauritzen, Professor, College of Education, Eastern Oregon University. Fourteen years of K-12 experience including 3 years as a classroom teacher and 11 years as a language arts specialist. (BA, University of Nebraska; MA, Ph.D., University of Missouri)
|Teachers of Grades 5-12 interested in learning about young adult literature.
|Students should expect to spend 9 hours per week for 10 weeks in course-related activities (e.g., reading the text and course materials, posting to discussion forums, completing written reports/papers and classroom-based assignments). This course is online and does not require in-person attendance. Assignments are completed on the learner's time schedule and are due as posted.
||Textbook(s) are required for this course. You will find the textbook listed in the syllabus that is posted online at the EOU website or you may contact the instructor. For most classes, the EOU Bookstore will be a source for the textbook.
No course in the ReadOregon curriculum will cost more than $359 per credit, including all fees, for students in the ReadOregon program.
||For more details on this course, please contact Dr. Carol Lauritzen, Eastern Oregon University.
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