CHST 2950: Children's and Young Adult Literature

3 hours; 3 credits

Latin American, Caribbean and Latinx children?s and young adult literature, poetry and songs, the history of children's books, picture books and their illustrators, and traditional storytelling (fables, fairy tales, folktales, myths, and parables); bilingualism in literature, reading culturally relevant texts, culturally sustaining pedagogy, translanguaging in literature. Course will be taught in Spanish. This course is the same as SPAN 2950: Children's and Young Adult Literature. Qualifies as a LOTE (Language Other Than English) course for Pathways College Option purposes.

Prerequisite or Corequisite: Spanish 1030 or a level 5 on the Brooklyn College online language placement test or permission of the chairperson.


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