[4 credits]

Intro Lit Children/Young Adult
Introduces themes and conventions of literature written for children and adolescents from at least three different genres, such as picture books, folktales, fairytales, fables, comics, short stories, novels, poetry, film, and drama. Examines the gendered, political, cultural, and ideological dimensions of literature written for children. Engages discussion as to influences that determine what’s appropriate and inappropriate for children and youth to read. Course may be organized historically, chronologically, thematically, culturally, or ideologically. Prerequisite: Placement into WR121; or WR115 or higher, with a grade of C or better; or consent of instructor. Offered as needed

Terms offered online: Sp,Su

Tuition and Fees

Online Fee per class: $50

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