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Gifted Education

In the Department of Curriculum & Teaching

Degrees > MA: Professional Certification Program leading to the Extension in Gifted Education

MA: Professional Certification Program leading to the Extension in Gifted Education

The Nature of Giftedness (7-12)

Required Courses:
  • C&T 4021         Nature and needs of gifted students (2-3)
  • C&T 4026         Exceptionality and intelligence (2-3)
  • C&T 5506         Seminar in gifted education (3)
Elective Course:
  • C&T 4025         Educating young potentially gifted children (2-3)
Teaching Gifted Students (6-8)

Required Courses:
  • C&T 4023         Differentiated curriculum for gifted students (2-3)
  • C&T 4022         Instructional models in the education of gifted students (1-2)
  • C&T 4024         Planning and implementing programs for gifted students (3)
Out-of-Program Requirements (9-16)
Additional courses to be determined in consultation with your advisor.

Field Placement (3)
  • C&T 4702         Student teaching-giftedness (3)
  • C&T 5302         Advanced practicum-giftedness (3)
Culminating Project (0)
A culminating project, arranged in consultation with your advisor, that demonstrates your ability to integrate your theoretical knowledge with practical problems and issues in gifted education.

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