Back to Courses List

Undergraduate Course Details
Number EDU 334
Title Literature for Children in the Elementary Grades
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites ENG102, ENG103, or ENG106H


Students study classic and contemporary literature for children in grades one through six. Emphasized in this study are the origins and genres of children's literature; literary elements; strategies for teaching children's literature; and key issues in the field, such as cultural and gender stereotyping and the treatment of sensitive subjects. Three lecture hours per week. Students may receive credits for ENG334 or EDU334 but not both. Not open to students who have received credit for EDU321.