Writing for Young Readers

ENG 3210 3 Semester Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Semester
Description Introduces the changing world of children’s literature by examining published picture books, chapter books, and young adult novels ranging from fairy tales to modern-day works. Examines the influence children’s literature has on young lives and its impact on culture and communication. Encourages students to examine their own childhoods for ideas as they complete writing exercises aimed at craft development and in the production of work designed for young readers. Provides time for students to critique their own work and the work of others in writing workshops and peer-review sessions.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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