2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

EDSE 50153 Literature for Adolescents

Prerequisites: Admission to the Teacher Education Program. This course provides an overview of young adult literature (YAL), while also exploring issues related to the use of YAL in the middle/secondary English classroom. The course provides students with opportunities to study the critical and pedagogical theories that inform the study of adolescent literature. There is a field based teaching component in a middle or secondary English classroom.