Not currently offered
Course code



20 units


3000 level

Course handbook


This course consists of parallel reading and grammar classes.


Not currently offered.

This Course was last offered in Semester 2 - 2017.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. consolidate Latin grammar points covered at 1000 level and in LATN2510

2. apply knowledge of major grammatical constructions to the reading of texts.

3. read and understand Latin texts of a standard suited to students who have completed 20 credit points at 1000 level and LATN2510: including Latin of various genres including tragedy and comedy, Homer, and Herodotus.

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


Reading of two texts - a major one of verse and one of prose of suitable difficulty for students who have completed 20 units of Latin at 1000 level + LATN2510. Study of the historical, literary, and cultural content of the set texts. Parallel study of relevant additional grammar.

Assumed knowledge

Equivalent to 20 units of Latin at 1000 level + LATN2510

Assessment items

Written Assignment: Take Home Assignments

In Term Test: Prose & Poetry Tests

Essay: Essay