Languages Other Than English
NYSED Content Area: A master’s degree in any language other than English (LOTE) will be considered sufficiently related to any other language certificate to qualify as a related Master's degree, Linguistics
Stony Brook University has determined that the courses on the list below meet the NYSED guidelines for professional license in this certification content area. Courses with departmental subject codes (e.g., FRN, GER, SPN) are also valid for the content area as defined by the academic department designator and do not require a form. At this time, all of these courses are offered only on campus.
You may request review of any course that is not on this list or does not have departmental subject code.
CEC 536/LIN 532 Second Language Acquisition (prerequisites: permission of the instructor and LIN 530, or LIN 531 & 523)
CEC 544 English as Second Language (ESL) Students in the Mainstream Classroom
CEL 541/LIN 541 Bilingualism (prerequisite: permission of the instructor)
CEL 542/LIN 542 Sociolinguistics (prerequisite: permission of the instructor)
LIN 530 Introduction to General Linguistics (prerequisite: permission of the instructor)
Note: The information contained on this page is valid as of 5/15/13.
of Student Responsibility
Students themselves—whether new, returning, or continuing—are responsible for reviewing, understanding, and adhering to their degree and/or certificate program requirements. (SPD’s Non-matriculating [non-degree] Graduate Students [GSP] are responsible for adhering to the guidelines related to non-matriculated status.) All SPD students are responsible for reviewing, understanding, and complying with University and SPD regulations, policies, and procedures, as described in all official publications, the University website, and the SPD website, including, but not limited to, SPD’s online references, the SPD Bulletin and SPD Academic Calendar.