Undergraduate Course Catalog 2005-2006
COURSE: 05-409 Child and Adolescent Literature (3)
This course focuses on an in-depth examination of literature appropriate for elementary, middle and high school students. Through discussion and literature projects, students understand different perspectives in literature and learn ways to teach language and thinking skills through a variety of genres. Students develop an extensive literature file. Methods for incorporating and teaching literature in the school curriculum are also covered. Prerequisite: 2.75 GPA; Consent of Education Advisor. This course fulfills the general education literature requirement for undergraduate elementary, special education and combined special education/elementary education majors only. Offered: Every semester.