Course Description


ED 462 Literature for Young Adults
3 cr.
Offered: Fall semester of even-numbered years
Prerequisite: Junior standing or instructor's permission. Cross listed as EN 462.
A comprehensive study of books for young adults, designed for secondary school teachers. Needs and interests of adolescents are studied in conjunction with the application of selection principles to fiction and nonfiction of all types. Emphasis is placed on developmental reading for the accelerated, the average and the reluctant student.