Graduate Course Catalog 2007-2009

COURSE: 52-529 Methods and Practicum in Reading Diagnosis and Remediation (3)
As a practicum utilizing a case-study technique in the diagnosis of reading problems, this course allows the candidate to gather key background and instructional information; to administer and interpret appropriate formal and informal assessment instruments; and to prepare case reports which include diagnosis results and remediation plans. The 20-hour field work (clinical) component requires a candidate to do an in-depth assessment of two students, to seminar with peers and instructors, to develop two intensive case reports, and to share their findings with parents and teachers.