LATN - Latin (LATN)

LATN 1101  Elementary Latin I  (3 Credits)  

Introduction to the basics of the language through reading short narratives in Latin. Emphasis on building a better understanding of English grammar and vocabulary through Latin, with some discussion of the history and culture of ancient Rome.

LATN 1102  Elementary Latin II  (3 Credits)  

Introduction to the basics of the language through reading short narratives in Latin. Emphasis on building a better understanding of English grammar and vocabulary through Latin, with some discussion of the history and culture of ancient Rome.

LATN 2101  Intermediate Latin I  (3 Credits)  

Continuation of the basics of reading Latin, including an introduction to some of the best-loved Latin authors: Catullus, Cicero, Horace, Vergil and Ovid. Prerequisite: LATN 1102.

LATN 2102  Intermediate Latin II  (3 Credits)  

Continuation of the basics of reading Latin, including an introduction to some of the best-loved Latin authors: Catullus, Cicero, Horace, Vergil and Ovid. Prerequisite: LATN 1102.

Prerequisites: LATN 2101  
LATN 3114  Ovid  (3 Credits)  

Selected readings. Exploration of content, motives, structure and influence. Prerequisite: LATN 2102.

Prerequisites: LATN 2102  
LATN 3115  Roman Love Poetry  (3 Credits)  

Study of the style, meter and subject matter of elegiac poetry through selected readings. Prerequisite: LATN 2102.

Prerequisites: LATN 2102  
LATN 3117  Roman Comedy  (3 Credits)  

Selected readings from Plautus and Terence. Exploration of plot, characters and staging of the plays. Prerequisite: LATN 2102.

Prerequisites: LATN 2102  
LATN 3118  Caesar's Gallic War  (3 Credits)  
LATN 3120  Vergil's Aeneid  (3 Credits)  

Selected readings from Vergil's Aeneid. Study of his narrative art, style, composition and meter. Prerequisite: LATN 2102.

Prerequisites: LATN 2102  
LATN 3121  Vergil: Eclogues and Georgics  (3 Credits)  

Extensive readings from the Eclogues and Georgics. Study of the motives, forms, sources and techniques. Prerequisite: LATN 2102.

Prerequisites: LATN 2102  
LATN 3291  Spec Topics in Latin  (3 Credits)  

A focused study of one genre or author, to be determined by the professor and posted prior to registration.

LATN 3391  Readings in Latin  (3 Credits)  
LATN 3393  Independent Study  (3 Credits)  

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