Science of Reading: Multisensory Instruction – The Rose Institute for Learning and Literacy, ADV CERT (E509)

(13 Credits)

This program is a 4-course sequence that prepares practicing teachers to use a phonics—based, multisensory approach to learning to help children with literacy development, based on the work of Dr. Samuel T. Orton.

Note: This program does not lead to a college recommendation for NYS certification.


  • Bachelors Degree
  • Evidence of Prior Certification in Early Childhood, Elementary, Childhood or Middle Childhood Education, TESOL and/or Special Education.
  • A signed permission form from their principal allowing them to receive twice-weekly mentoring in their building, and allowing the professor to observe and conduct demonstration lessons in the classroom.

Program Requirements:

Required Courses

EDU 5630Multisensory Structured Literacy Instruction 1


EDU 5631Multisensory Structured Literacy Instruction 2


EDU 5632Multisensory Structured Literacy Practicum 1


EDU 5633Reading Reform of Ny Practicum II