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Reading Instruction

University of West Georgia

M.Ed. Online
12 months
Duration
11220 USD/year
11220 USD/year
2892 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

The Reading Instruction program of University of West Georgia is a graduate degree program housed in the Department of Learning and Teaching in the College of Education.

Overview

The Reading Instruction program of University of West Georgia is offered to educators certified in teaching who desire graduate studies in literacy theories, research, and instructional practices. The Reading program is fully online and consists of 30 credit hours.

Objectives

  • Candidates understand the theoretical foundations of reading and writing processes and instruction.
  • Candidates use instructional approaches, materials, and an integrated curriculum to support student learning in reading and writing.
  • Candidates use various assessment tools and practices to plan and evaluate effective literacy instruction.
  • Candidates engage students in literacy practices that value differences in our society.
  • Candidates create a literate environment.
  • Candidates demonstrate and facilitate professional learning and leadership.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Methods and Materials in the Teaching of Reading
  • Special Topics
  • Integrating Language, Literacy and Technology across Content Area
  • Literacy Engagement through Writing
  • Trends in Literacy Education
  • Comprehensive Literacy Assessments and Interventions

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.7

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
69
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All graduate applicants must complete the online Grad Application. A one-time application fee of $40 is required
  • Official transcripts from a regionally or nationally accredited institution are required and should be sent directly to the UWG Graduate Admissions Office
  • 2.7 GPA
  • T4 clear and renewable Teaching Certificate, or the equivalent in your state
  • Resume or Vitae
  • 3 years of teaching experience
  • English language proficiency

Work experience

3 years of teaching experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5610 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5610 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    2892 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1446 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Reading Instruction
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University of West Georgia

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