ENG 170◊ Introduction to Children’s Literature

3 credits

Development of children’s literature from nursery rhymes, picture books, poetry, traditional literature, realistic literature, fantasy, historical fiction, informational books and biographies. The dynamics of reading aloud, and creative techniques for presenting literature, as well as the cultural contexts that have influenced children’s literature are also covered. (formerly Children's Literature)

Prerequisite: placement test score of 83 or higher, or an ACT score of 20 or higher, or a grade of "C" or better in RHT 095 or RHT 096
AND

Reading: placement test score of 70 or higher, or an ACT score of 20 or higher, or a grade of "C" or better in RHT 085 or RHT 086

Lecture: 3 hours