The course aims to introduce students to key topics and contents of Croatian
children's literature. Explore the works that are its subject matter stylistically and
compositionally designed or adapted for children.
It is also important to show and explain the path of development of children's literature
from literature with a strong didactic and pedagogical dimension all the way to the
literature that talks distinctively about the world of children and their right to their
own literature and experience free from every load.
Define and interpret corpus of Croatian children's literature (stories - folk and art,
fantastic stories, poetry, fables, various forms of youth adventure novels and literature
and science fiction works.
Direct attention to the large and canonic names of Croatian children's literature.