May 19, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ED 241 - Literature for Children and Adolescents

This is a survey course introducing literature for children and adolescents with emphasis on criteria for identifying high quality fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.  Students will develop familiarity with a broad range of books for all ages and the implications of developmental characteristics for book selection.   Theory and research about reader response, gender, and multiculturalism will be examined.  Students are expected to read a substantial number of books for children and adolescents.

Full course
Liberal Studies Curriculum: Literary Studies