Academic Catalog

Latin (LATN)

LATN 101  - Elementary Latin   (3 Credits)  

Essentials of Latin grammar and introduction to translating Latin literature.

LATN 102  - Elementary Latin  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisite: LATN 101 or equivalent. Essentials of Latin grammar and introduction to translating Latin literature.

LATN 201  - Intermediate Latin  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 101 through LATN 102 or equivalent. Continued study of Latin grammar and composition, and readings from Latin prose and/or poetry.

LATN 202  - Intermediate Latin  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 101 through LATN 102 or equivalent. Continued study of Latin grammar and composition, and readings from Latin prose and/or poetry.

LATN 305  - Survey of Latin Literature I  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisite: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Survey of Latin literature from the earliest inscriptions to the end of secular Roman writing. Introduction to materials and methods for the study of classical literature. LATN 307 can be taken before LATN 305.

LATN 307  - Survey of Latin Literature II  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Survey of Latin literature from the earliest inscriptions to the end of secular Roman writing. Introduction to materials and methods for the study of classical literature. LATN 307 may be taken before LATN 305.

LATN 352A  - Roman Drama  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Selected plays from Plautus, Terence, and/or Seneca.

LATN 353  - Cicero  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Readings selected from Cicero's letters, orations, and/or philosophical works. Previously taught as LATN 301. Do not register for this course if you have successfully completed LATN 301.

LATN 354  - Lyric & Elegiac Poetry  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Readings from Catullus, Propertius, and Tibullus.

LATN 355  - Roman Historical Writing  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Selected readings from Roman historians.

LATN 356  - Vergil  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Readings from the Eclogues, Georgics and/or Aeneid.

LATN 357  - Horace  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Readings from the Odes and Epodes.

LATN 358  - Ovid  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Selected readings from Ovid's poems.

LATN 425  - Latin Tutoring Practicum  (3 Credits)  

Advanced students in Latin serve as tutors in introductory and/or intermediate level Latin classes, assisting others in preparing for exams and projects, organizing small-group work, and reviewing vocabulary, principal parts of verbs, and principles of grammar and syntax.

LATN 430A  - Advanced Latin Grammar and Composition  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. An in depth study of Latin grammar through composition. Required of all Classics majors concentrating in Latin.

LATN 432  - Roman Philosophical Thought  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Readings from Lucretius and/or Seneca.

LATN 434  - Roman Satire  (3 Credits)  

Prerequisites: LATN 202, four units of secondary school instruction in Latin, or placement by departmental exam. Readings selected from the satires of Horace and/or Juvenal.

LATN 451  - Special Studies in Latin Literature  (3 Credits)  
LATN 452  - Special Studies in Latin Literature  (3 Credits)  
LATN 491  - Individual Study in Latin  (1-3 Credits)  

Individual study under the direction of a member of the staff. By permission of the Classics faculty.

LATN 492  - Individual Study in Latin  (1-3 Credits)  

Individual study under the direction of a member of the staff. By permission of the Classics faculty.