This course continues the study of Latin grammar through readings from the Latin prose authors Cicero and Sallust. A series of adapted readings from Cicero's speeches against Verres, the corrupt governor of Sicily, and from Sallust's account of Catiline's unsuccessful conspiracy to overthrow the state, introduces students to the history of the late Roman Republic and a number of its interesting personalities. As students work through the readings they are introduced to the more advanced grammatical principles that underpin complex Latin sentences and they expand their working vocabulary.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Read limited passages in Latin unaided.
- Read substantial portions of Latin texts with the aid of a dictionary.
Final three-hour examination (45%) [Learning Outcome 1]
Tests (25%) [Learning Outcome 1]
Exercises done throughout the semester (30%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2]
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Three one-hour meetings and seven hours of associated study time per week.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Reading Latin 2 vols (CUP, 1986)
Assumed knowledge of LATN1102; no other skills required.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|1072||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||In Person||N/A|