Intermediate Latin I

Description

Consists of parallel reading grammar classes, and introduces students to the reading and comprehension of major Latin classics. It facilitates entry to the other Intermediate level Latin course (LATN2502).

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. To complete formal grammar points not covered at 1000 level.

2. To gain a good understanding of major grammatical constructions employed by Latin writers, and thus facilitate the reading of texts.

3. To read and understand Latin texts of a standard suited to students who have completed 10 or 20 units at 1000 level.

4. To enhance one's command of English by appreciation of its relation to and differences from ancient Latin.

Content

Completion of Latin grammar started at 1000 level, and associated readings.

Introduction to the critical study, in the target language, of edited texts suitable for students who have completed one or two semesters of Latin at 1000 level.

Parallel study of relevant additional grammar.

Replacing Course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): LATN1020. Students who have successfully completed LATN1020 are not eligible to enrol in LATN2501.

Assumed Knowledge

10 units of Latin at 1000 level

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Weekly written exercises

In Term Test: Written tests (x2)

Written Assignment: Source analysis exercise

In Term Test: Oral/aural tests

Contact Hours

Seminar

Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term