MA in Bilingual/Bicultural Education (Second Initial, Professional)
- Leading to the Bilingual Extension Certification and Professional certification in the area in which student is already certified.
- Optional Middle Childhood Extension Certification (5-9)
- For students who already hold teaching certification in another area.
Listed are the requirements for completion of degree. Electives may be taken. Consult with advisor for courses that are highly recommended.
All students must complete a Student Teaching or Practicum component (A&HB 4720 or 4323). In-services students (those who have their own classrooms) must register for A&HB 4323 and be teaching in a bilingual K-6 program where the native language is a medium for instruction. If you are not currently in a bilingual classroom, you must make arrangements with your school principal to have one during the semester you are taking the Practicum. You may be required to provide the program with a letter of support from your school principal, along with a plan for your supervised teaching experience.
Fall I- Childhood, Culture, Language and Education
|A&HB 4021 ||Foundations of Bilingual/Bicultural Education||3|
|A&HB 4121 ||Bilingual/Bicultural CurriculumDesginElem/MiddleSch ||3|
|A&HB 4801-04 ||Language Workshops in Bilingual Education ||0-1 |
| A&HT 4076 or equiv || TESOL Methodologies for K-6 ||3|
Spring I- Curriculum for Teaching Bilingual/Bicultural Children
|A&HB 4075 ||Cross-Cultural Communication and Classroom Ecology ||3|
| A&HB 4028 || Teaching Literacy in Bilingual Education ||3|
|A&HB 4133||Curriculum& Methods for Bilingual Ed: Science ||1-3|
|A&HB 4134||Practicum/Student Teaching for Pr Teachers in BBE||1-3|
|A&HB 4323/4720||Practicum/Student Teaching for Pr Teachers in BBE ||3-4|
|A&HB 4150||Teacher Inquiry: Bilingual Education ||1-3|
|A&HB 4020 ||Bilingualism and Disability ||3|
|A&HB 4024 ||Linguistic Foundations of Bilingual/Bic Education||3|
Additional Requirement for NY State certification
|HUDK 4022||Developmental Psychology: Childhood (or equivalent)||0-3|