Minor in Linguistic Diversity
Those students who are in the teaching program will be prepared to take the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Praxis Exam to obtain Maryland Certification in this areas.
The Linguistic Diversity minor will prepare students to work with culturally and linguistically diverse individuals in multilingual settings. This foundation will help students to communicate and interact with multilingual learners and build on individual's strengths. Students are required to complete 18 units in course work related to multilingual learning, including one foreign language or sign language course.
|ECED 460||DUAL LANGUAGE LEARNERS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION SETTINGS||3|
|or ELED 357||LINGUISTICALLY DIVERSE LEARNERS IN THE CLASSROOM|
|ECED 457||METHODS AND MATERIALS FOR MULTILINGUAL SETTINGS||3|
|ELED 451||ASSESSMENT OF MULTILINGUAL LEARNERS||3|
|ELED 452||LINGUISTICS AND GRAMMAR FOR MULTILINGUAL AND MONOLINGUAL LEARNERS||3|
|Any Foreign Language or Sign Language Course||3|
|ECED 458||FIELD-BASED PRACTICUM EXPERIENCES IN CULTURALLY AND LINGUISTICALLY DIVERSE SETTINGS||3|