A study of the different types of literature created for children: picture books, young adult novels, poetry, folklore and fairy tales, fantasy, historical fiction, contemporary realistic fiction, biography and non-fiction. Discussion of issues in the field, book selection, etc. through reading, discussion, papers, and projects. <I>(3 cr. hrs.) (Fall,Spring).<br><b>Prerequisite:</b> ENGL 1020. Writing in content areal. Upper-level course.