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Reading Part 2 – Intermediate and Senior Focus

Course Code: YU22SAL2J

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The Reading Intermediate, Secondary Focus Part 2 Focus Additional Qualification course builds your understanding of reading instruction, assessment, and support of adolescent students. Through examining current research and best practices, you will enhance your capacity to build a comprehensive literacy program across intermediate and secondary curriculum areas. A central focus is on developing strategies for identifying gaps through effective assessment, and then providing effective support and instruction for student comprehension and critical literacy. Finally, you will explore how to intentionally embed discipline-specific reading skills and strategies into courses to support the literacy development of all students.


  • Be a member in good standing with the OCT
  • Part 1 completed
  • Minimum ONE year of certified teaching experience by the first day of the course, subsequent to certification
  • Hold an Intermediate or a Senior Qualification

Documents Required

  • Signed Supervisory Officer's Form by course end date confirming required teaching experience
Session Dates
Start Date: Jul 05, 2022
End Date: Jul 29, 2022
Online: July 5 - 29, 2022.

This 125 hour course consists of 100 hours of interactive coursework and 25 hours of independent learning. Regular and relevant candidate participation is a requirement. Expect to be online at every weekday during a Summer course to complete assignments and collaborate in discussion forums. All deadlines will be communicated by the Instructor.

Format / Location

Vitelli, Sara


Availability: Enrolment is closed

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