ENG 250 - Children's Literature at Northern Virginia Community College

Course Description

Effective: 2012-08-15

Surveys the history, development and genres of children's literature, focusing on analysis of texts for literary qualities and in terms of audience.
Credit Hours: 3: Lecture Hours: 3: Lab Hours: 0: Total Contact Hours: 3
3 credits

General Course Purpose

Provides students with a historically- and culturally-based understanding of all genres of children?s literature, placed within one or more theoretical frameworks, through critical reading and writing.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisite(s): ENG 112 or 125 (or divisional approval).

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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