READ 519 Language Study for Teachers, K-12

In-depth knowledge in linguistics important to literacy teachers working with all students. Topics include fundamentals in: phonetics and phonology; morphology; syntax; semantics; pragmatics and language use in society; and classroom discourse. Gain important knowledge to facilitate instructional planning and delivery in phonetics instruction, vocabulary development, sentence structure, word meaning and choice in comprehension, questioning strategies, and textual structures for culturally diverse students.