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EDO3472 Children's and Young Adult Literature

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Teacher Education and Early Childhood


This course will explore the selection and use of children's and young adult literature to enrich the educational experience. The development of children's literature from historical through to contemporary genres will be studied. Investigation and analysis will be conducted to explore the value of literary texts, including wide reading from a range of picturebooks, novels for beginning and independent readers and young adult literature.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2015 Online