Latin - LAT


The information below lists courses approved in this subject area effective Spring 2015. Not all courses will necessarily be offered these terms. Please consult the Schedule of Classes for a listing of courses offered for a specific term.

500-level courses require graduate standing.

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101 Elementary Latin I
4 hours. Fundamentals of the Latin language. Grammar and reading. For students who have no credit in Latin. One additional hour of computer-assisted instruction each week.

102 Elementary Latin II
4 hours. Continues LAT 101. Grammar and reading. One additional hour of computer-assisted instruction each week. Prerequisite(s): LAT 101 or the equivalent.

103 Intermediate Latin I
4 hours. Introduction to Roman historians and oratory. Selections from Cicero, Sallust, Livy, and other Latin prose writers. Review of forms and grammar. Prerequisite(s): LAT 102 or the equivalent.

104 Intermediate Latin II
4 hours. Completes study of Latin at intermediate level. Latin poetry as well as prose, and grammar. Prerequisite(s): LAT 103 or the equivalent.

291 Topics in Latin Prose Authors
3 hours. Readings in Latin prose chosen from a single author, period, or single genre. Same as CL 291. May be repeated for a maximum of 9 hours if topics vary. Taught in English. Students who register in CL 291 will complete assignments in English translation. Students who register in LAT 291 will complete more than half of the readings in Latin. Prerequisite(s): LAT 104 or equivalent for students who register in LAT 291 only. Recommended background: CL 102.

299 Independent Reading
3 hours. Individual study under faculty direction. For students qualified by preparation and interest. May be repeated. Students may register in more than one section per term. Prerequisite(s): LAT 104 or the equivalent.

391 Topics in Latin Poetry
3 hours. Advanced readings in Latin poetry chosen from a single author, period, or single genre in different periods. Same as CL 391. May be repeated to a maximum of 9 hours if topics vary. Taught in English. Students who register in CL 391 will complete assignments in English translation. Students who register in LAT 391 will complete more than half of the readings in Latin. Prerequisite(s): CL 250 or CL 252 or CL 253; or consent of the instructor; and LAT 291 or the equivalent for students who register for LAT 391 only. Recommended background: CL 102.

499 Independent Reading
3 OR 4 hours. Individual study under faculty direction. 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. May be repeated. Students may register in more than one section per term. Prerequisite(s): 4 hours in Latin at the 200 level or the equivalent.


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This listing is for informational purposes only and does not constitute a contract. Every attempt is made to provide the most current and correct information. Courses listed here are subject to change without advance notice. Courses are not necessarily offered every term or year. Individual departments or units should be consulted for information regarding frequency of course offerings.