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Culturally Responsive Pedagogy and Universal Design for Learning Academic Certificate

We proudly offer a 12 credit academic certificate for students interested in learning more about Universal Design for Learning and Culturally Responsive Pedagogy. It features 6 online one-credit courses and 6 additional credits from selected courses. The development of this certificate was supported by a grant from the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences and College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences.

Mandatory Online 1-credit courses (6 cr)

  • EDCI 418: Culturally Responsive Pedagogy (1 cr)
  • EDCI 420: Gender and Sexual Diversity in Schools (1 cr)
  • EDCI 421: Racial and Ethnic Diversity in Schools (1 cr)
  • EDCI 422: Socio-Economic Diversity in Rural Schools (1 cr)
  • EDCI 424: Universal Design in Learning (1 cr)
  • EDCI 426: Working with Native American Students and Communities (1 cr)

Selected Emphasis Electives (6 cr)

  • COMM 335: Intercultural Communication (3 cr)
  • COMM 432: Gender and Communication (3 cr)
  • EDSP 300: Educating for Exceptionalities (3 cr)
  • EDCI 302: Teaching Culturally Diverse Learners (3 cr)
  • SOC 201: Introduction to Inequalities & Inclusion (3 cr)
  • SOC 423: Economic (In)Justice in the United States (3 cr)
  • SOC 424: Sociology of Gender (3 cr)
  • SOC 427: Racial and Ethnic Relations (3 cr)
  • PSYC 315: Psychology of Women (3 cr)

Courses to total 12 credits for this academic certificate.


Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Mailing Address:
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive
Moscow, Idaho 83844-3082

Phone: 208-885-6587

Fax: 208-885-1071