Latin Literature F18 (LAT*2000) | College of Arts

Latin Literature F18 (LAT*2000)

Code and section: LAT*2000*01

Term: Fall2018

Instructor: tba

Details

Course objectives:

 A continuation of instruction in the reading of the Latin language through the use of relevant Latin texts. This course builds upon the introduction to Latin from LAT*1100 and *1110 (or equivalents) and is designed to enable students to read with fluency Latin texts written over more than two millennia.

 

Learning outcomes:

Upon the successful completion of this course, the assiduous student will:

  • consolidate and utilize his/her knowledge of the essential forms, grammar, and syntax of the Latin language including:
  • the use of cases and parts of speech
  • declension of nouns and adjectives
  • pronouns
  • conjugation of verbs in all tenses, moods and voices
  • construct an intermediate Latin vocabulary (approx. 1500 words)
  • translate passages of intermediate Latin prose into idiomatic English with limited vocabulary aid
  • translate short passages of English prose into Latin with limited vocabulary aid
  • demonstrate knowledge of Roman civilization and culture, using adapted written texts

 

Requirements:

Grade 12 Latin or LAT*1110

 

Restrictions:

None

 

Textbooks:

TBA

 

Method of presentation:

Lecture, in-class reading and translation, presentation

 

Evaluation method:

TBA

 

Please see Undergraduate Calendar for all Latin courses offered by the School of Languages and Literatures