LIT 40 Children's Literature
3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, C-ID #: ENGL 180, ENGL-LIT 145)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Prerequisite: ENGL 1A
A survey of children's literature. Emphasis is given to analysis and interpretation of thematic and literary elements, suitability for age group, quality of writing and illustration, award-winning books, and issues related to cultural patterns, bias, and persuasiveness.