B.A. Degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language {19-20} - Early Literacy

Course Code
STL 291  Credits
Title Early Literacy 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course provides the learner with an overview of early literacy development in children ages birth to 6. Attention will be focused on the continuum of early literacy development; the relationship between language acquisition and early literacy; the importance of promoting literacy development in all children, particularly those with special needs; the impact of sociological and cultural factors on literacy development; and the wide variety of home and school experiences that provide children with a solid foundation of success for learning to read and write.