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EDL 740 Overview

Students answer the following questions: How has comprehension been defined by literacy theorists and practitioners? What is the relationship of oral and written language comprehension? Students will examine the history of comprehension research including the various ways in which comprehension has been defined. They evaluate connections between definitions of comprehension and current instructional practices. They analyze the strengths and weaknesses of methods of assessing comprehension.

  • 3.00 Credits
  • EDL