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Early Literacy and Language Dev/Pr (CD 303)

Term: 2017-2018 Spring Term


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This course focuses on the theories of language acquisition and language development of young children from infancy through preschool. Students will explore how children acquire and develop language as well as gain an understanding of emergent reading and writing. Special attention will be given to atypical speech and language development and the impact of culture and environment on language (20 hours of practicum required).