LATIN 2

LAT1002

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject is the second stage of an introduction to the reading and grammar of Latin. Our aim is to continue the reading of basic sentences and texts, and continue to learn more advanced grammatical concepts and skills including translation, especially from Latin into English. We will also study the Roman cultural context of the Latin language, including some core value terms used in Roman daily life. The aim is for students to acquire the basic elements of the grammar of Latin, its syntax and its vocabulary.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRhiannon Evans

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites LAT1001 or LAT1BE1 or LAT2BE1 or LAT3BE1

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects LAT1BE2, LAT2BE2, LAT3BE2

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsReading Latin: Grammar, ocabulary and ExercisesPrescribedJones and SidwellCAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
ReadingsReading Latin: TextPrescribedJones and SidwellCAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRhiannon Evans

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
Two 1.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
"These are Language seminars"

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
"These are Language seminars"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 2-hour exam (2000-word equivalent)50
Weekly language exercises (2,000-word equivalent)50