The School of Education offers four courses that when combined with a valid elementary, middle school/junior high school, secondary or special teaching license will meet certification requirements through the Nevada Department of Education. Complete Bilingual endorsement requirements can be found on the Nevada Department of Education website.
EDRL 471: Language Acquisition, Development, & Learning (3 credits)
Contemporary philosophies of second language acquisition, with selected topics related to language use and ideology.
EDRL 483: Methods in Bilingual Education (3 credits)
This course will focus upon methods for primary language instruction emphasizing listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills.
EDRL 485: Assessment and Evaluation Bilingual Education (3 credits)
This course will examine a variety of methods of alternative assessments in both English and Spanish.
EDRL 487: Curriculum Development Bilingual Education (3 credits)
This course will focus upon techniques and strategies for language and literacy development as well as the examination and evaluation of bilingual materials.