Singapore University of Social Sciences

Literature for Children

Applications Open: To be confirmed

Applications Close: To be confirmed

Next Available Intake: To be confirmed

Schemes: To be confirmed

Language: Malay

Duration: 6 months

Fees: To be confirmed

Area of Interest: To be confirmed


MLL257 Literature for Children introduces the concept of children’s literature comprehensively. It will explore the different forms and design in children’s literature from the point of view of different genre, forms, processes in its structural and values content. It will also discuss the psychological aspects in children’s literature and how it impacts on the readers. The course will analyse selected texts, both classical and current.

Level: 2
Credit Units: 5
Presentation Pattern: Every January


  • Pengenalan Kepada Sastera Kanak-Kanak
  • Psikologi dalam Sastera Kanak-Kanak
  • Estetika dalam Sastera Kanak-Kanak
  • Teks sastera dan sosialisasi
  • Isu etika dalam sastera Kanak-Kanak
  • Nilai-Nilai murni dalam Sastera Kanak-Kanak
  • Struktur dalam Sastera Kanak-Kanak
  • Sastera Permulaan Kanak-Kanak
  • Pendekatan dalam Sastera Kanak-Kanak
  • Aplikasi Teks

Learning Outcome

  • Discuss the concept of Children’s Literature. (B2)
  • Critique the various types of Children’s Literature. (B6)
  • Review the structure and values of Children’s Literature. (B2)
  • Debate the ethical issues in Children’s Literature. (B4)
  • Appraise the importance of Children’s Literature. (B4)
  • Evaluate the role of Children’s Literature in socialization. (B6)
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