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2014-2015 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDBE 4480D - Bilingual Approaches to Content-Based Learning

3 hours
Study of appropriate first language usage in bilingual classrooms, focusing on different core curriculum areas, methods and materials and review of language distribution strategies. Focus on responsive instruction that makes use of effective communication techniques and instructional strategies that actively involve students in the learning process. Three lecture hours a week and one-half field experiences hours per week in a bilingual education classroom. Required for students in grades EC-4 or 4-8 generalist certification with specialization in bilingual education. Language of instruction is Spanish. Placement through departmental Spanish proficiency exam. Prerequisite(s): EDBE 3470D  and EDBE 3480D . Admissions to Teacher Education or consent of department. Successful completion of departmental proficiency test in Spanish.