2014-15 Catalog

Latin (LAT)

Courses

LAT 001 Elementary Latin I 4 Credits

Fundamentals of grammar and syntax. Emphasis on language structure and vocabulary building.
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 002 Elementary Latin II 4 Credits

Continuation of grammar, easy Latin prose and poetry. Students should have completed one semester of elementary Latin or the equivalent.
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 011 Intermediate Latin 4 Credits

Readings in Latin prose or poetry. Consolidation of reading ability; introduction to literary analysis. Students should have completed two semesters of elementary Latin or the equivalent.
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 012 Intermediate Latin 4 Credits

Readings in Latin prose or poetry. Consolidation of reading ability; introduction to literary analysis. Students should have completed two semesters of elementary Latin or the equivalent.
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 091 Independent Study 1-4 Credits

LAT 111 Catullus and Horace 4 Credits

Translation and analysis of selected lyrics, focusing on imagery systems. Introduction to metrics. Students should have completed four semesters of Latin or the equivalent.
Repeat Status: Course may be repeated.
Prerequisites: LAT 012
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 112 Latin Prose 4 Credits

Readings from Latin prose literature of the late republic and early empire; selections may include Cicero’s letters, Sallust, Pliny’s letters. Students should have completed four semesters of Latin or the equivalent.
Repeat Status: Course may be repeated.
Prerequisites: LAT 012
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 113 Vergil 4 Credits

Selections from the Aeneid. Vergil’s creation of a Latin epic and its complex perspective. Metrics. Students should have completed four semesters of Latin or the equivalent.
Repeat Status: Course may be repeated.
Prerequisites: LAT 012
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 114 Livy 4 Credits

Selections from the early books of Livy’s histories focusing on his creation of a Roman mythos. Students should have completed four semesters of Latin or the equivalent.
Prerequisites: LAT 012
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 115 Ovid 4 Credits

May include selections from the Ars Amatoria, Fasti, and the Metamorphoses, with attention to the problem of the ideology of Augustan Rome. Students should have completed four semesters of Latin or the equivalent.
Repeat Status: Course may be repeated.
Prerequisites: LAT 012
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 116 Petronius 4 Credits

Selections from the Satyricon, focusing on language usage and epic parody. Students should have completed four semesters of Latin or the equivalent.
Prerequisites: LAT 012
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 171 Independent Study 1-4 Credits

Repeat Status: Course may be repeated.
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 211 Readings 4 Credits

Intensive readings in one author or in a selected genre. Must have completed eight hours of courses at the 100 level. Consent of the program head required.
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 212 Readings 4 Credits

Intensive reading in one author or in a selected genre. Must have completed eight hours of courses at the 100 level. Consent of the program head required.
Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 291 Independent Study 1-4 Credits

Attribute/Distribution: HU

LAT 300 Apprentice Teaching 3 Credits