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Chinese Teaching Endorsement – Alternative Route – Courses and Requirements

Required Courses (13-15 Credit Hours)

This program can be completed in two academic terms (8 months). To see a typical list of courses per term, visit an example Current Program Students page.

Summer Term (Online)

ECLD 592 Second Language Acquisition Theory (3)

ECLD 593 Language, School and Society (3)

EDSE 509 Strategies for Students with Exceptionalities (3)

Fall Term (Denver Center + Online)

FL 541 Methods of Teaching World Languages (3)

EDFE 501 Supervised Practicum (# of credits determined by your years of employment as a Chinese teacher) – email Jon Shaw for information.

Get Started / Apply


Credits Required:
Time to Completion:
Less than 1 year (2 semesters / 8 months)
$400/credit hour

Delivery Options:

Program & Enrollment Manager:

Jon Shaw


Academic Program Coordinator:

Dr. Jingzi Huang