Secondary, M.A. – School Library Media

Core Courses (15 hours)

  • EDF 621 Educational Research and Writing or EDF 625 Qualitative Research in Education (3 hrs.)
  • EDF 616 Advanced Studies in Human Development (3 hrs.)
  • CIEC 534 Applications Software in the Classroom Curriculum Area or CIEC 600 Instructional Design and Technology or CIEC 635 Using the Internet in the Classroom (3 hrs.)
  • CI 623 Instructional Models and Assessment Techniques or CI 624 Advanced Instructional Strategies or advisor approved methods course (3 hrs.)
  • EDF 612 Educational Evaluation or CI 609 Curriculum in the Modern Elementary School or CI 501 Middle Childhood Curriculum (3 hrs.)

Area of Emphasis Courses (24 hours)

  • *CIRG 613 Children’s Literature (3 hrs.)
  • *ITL 501 Libraries and the Learning Process (3 hrs.)
  • *ITL 502 Library Materials for Adolescents (3 hrs.)
  • *ITL 515 Reference and Bibliography (3 hrs.)
  • *ITL 622 Cataloging (3 hrs.)
  • *ITL 625 Library Organization and Administration (3 hrs.)
  • *ITL 631 Technology and the Library (3 hrs.)
  • *ITL 650 Library Practice (Field Work) (3 hrs.)

Capstone Experience

  • comprehensive exam

*Candidates who are pursuing the added endorsement must complete — CIRG 613, ITL 501, ITL 502, ITL 515, ITL 622, ITL 625, ITL 631, and ITL 650 — and pass the Praxis II Library Media Specialist exam.