At Literacy Studies from The University of the West Indies emphasis is placed on the content and process of best literacy practices and the theory to inform these practices in the context of particular professional roles.
Students at Literacy Studies from The University of the West Indies will:
Become familiar with best literacy practices and current research
Develop the expertise to lead literacy related projects and other forms of support that enhance literacy development
Develop framework for literacy instruction and assessment in the context of particular settings
Take leadership roles in developing and supporting literacy programmes at different levels of the educational system
View children’s literacy development in such a way that assessing children’s achievement and planning instruction mutually influence each other in everyday classroom activities
- Language Teaching and Learning in a Creole-Speaking Environment
- Assessment of Literacy Performance
- Advanced Research Seminar in Literacy
- The Teaching of Writing as Literacy Development
- Literacy Theory, Policy and Practice at the Primary Level
- Research Methods
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- A first degree at or above the Lower Second Honours Level; or a grade point average equivalent to a B or above; and A professional qualification in teaching such as a postgraduate diploma or certificate, or an approved equivalent.
- Original Copies of your Supporting Documents
- Official Transcript
International2013 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2013 USD per year during 12 months.
National2013 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2013 USD per year during 12 months.
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