Bilingual Education Minor

This minor is offered by the Education Department in conjunction with Modern Foreign Language Department under the Professional Studies PEAK. The completion of this 20 credit minor qualifies a candidate for an Idaho Bilingual endorsement that can be added to an existing elementary or secondary teaching certificate.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Critical Thinking
  • Analytical Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Oral and Written Communication
  • Candidates will be able to demonstrate proficiency in Spanish
  • Candidates will be able to describe the leading theories of language acquisition.
  • Candidates will demonstrate dispositions that are appropriate for someone with will work in K-1 2 schools.
  • Candidates will be able to describe the relationship among language, thought, and culture.