Courses

LAT 1101 Beginning Latin 2 3 Credits

The second part of the sequence for those with little or no background in Latin.

Prereq: LAT 1120 with minimum grade of C or S, or the equivalent.

LAT 1104 Beginning Latin 3 3 Credits

The third part of the sequence for students with little background in high-school Latin.

Prereq: LAT 1101 with minimum grade of C or S, or the equivalent.

LAT 1120 Beginning Latin 1 4 Credits

The first of a 3-semester sequence for students with little or no background in Latin. Others enrolling in the course will be required to take it for an S-U grade.

LAT 1130 Accelerated Beginning Latin 1 5 Credits

This course and its sequel, LAT 1131, constitute the basic sequence for development of overall skill in the language. Students are expected students to have little or no background in Latin. Others enrolling in the course will be required to take it for an S-U grade.

LAT 1131 Accelerated Beginning Latin 2 5 Credits

Continuation of the basic sequence for development of overall skill in the language.

Prereq: LAT 1130 with minimum grade of C, or S, or the equivalent.

LIT 2000 Introduction to Literature 3 Credits

Examines the important role literature has played in individuals' lives and in society, presenting a range of literary styles and genres, from different countries and historical periods. Special attention paid to development of critical skills of analysis and interpretation. (H)

Prereq: ENC 1101

General Education - Humanities

LNW 2321 Introduction to Vergil 3 Credits

Readings in Vergil's Eclogues, Georgics and/or the Aeneid, with emphasis on introducing Vergilian style, diction poetic techniques and basic genre differences. Review of Latin grammar and syntax. (H)

Prereq: LAT 1104 or LAT 1131 or two years of high school Latin.

General Education - Humanities

LNW 2560 Readings in Latin Literature 3 Credits

Examines various aspects of Roman life through readings in Latin literature (with a focus on either special subjects, authors, genres or periods) and a review of Latin grammar. (H)

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: LAT 1104, LAT 1131 or two years of high school Latin, or instructor permission.

General Education - Humanities

LNW 2630 Latin Love Poetry 3 Credits

Translation and interpretation of selected poems of Catullus and a thorough review of Latin grammar. (H and N)

Prereq: LAT 1104 or LAT 1131 or two years of high school Latin, or instructor permission.

General Education - Humanities
General Education - International

LNW 3220 The Ancient Novel 3 Credits

Readings from Petronius, Apuleius or the Historia Apollonii Regis Tyri. (H and N)

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: one 2000-level Latin course, advanced placement or equivalent high school study.

General Education - Humanities
General Education - International

LNW 3310 Roman Drama 3 Credits

Translation and analysis of the comedies of Plautus and Terence or the tragedies of Seneca. (H)

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: one 2000-level Latin course, advanced placement or equivalent high school study.

General Education - Humanities

LNW 3320 Roman Elegy and Lyric 3 Credits

Selected poems of Catullus, Horace, Tibullus, Propertius or Ovid. (H and N)

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: one 2000-level Latin course, advanced placement or equivalent high school study.

General Education - Humanities
General Education - International

LNW 3360 Roman Satire 3 Credits

Translation and analysis of the Roman satirists Horace, Persius, Juvenal or Martial. (H and N)

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: one 2000-level Latin course, advanced placement or equivalent high school study.

General Education - Humanities
General Education - International

LNW 3380 The Roman Historians 3 Credits

Readings in Latin from one of the Roman historians: Sallust, Caesar, Livy or Tacitus. (H and N)

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: one 2000-level Latin course, advanced placement or equivalent high school study.

General Education - Humanities
General Education - International

LNW 3490 Medieval Latin 3 Credits

Readings from Medieval Latin 350 - 1200 A.D. (H and N)

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: one 2000-level Latin course, advanced placement or equivalent high school study.

General Education - Humanities
General Education - International

LNW 3644 Cicero 3 Credits

Essays, speeches and letters of Cicero. (H and N)

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: one 2000-level Latin course, advanced placement or equivalent high school study.

General Education - Humanities
General Education - International

LNW 3660 Vergil and Roman Epic 3 Credits

Translation and analysis of selections from Vergil's Aeneid in the light of his epic techniques and the spirit of the Augustan Age. (H and N)

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: one 2000-level Latin course, advanced placement or equivalent high school study.

General Education - Humanities
General Education - International

LNW 3930 Studies in Latin Literature 3 Credits

A rotating topics course providing in-depth study of a particular author (e.g., Suetonius), genre (e.g., didactic poetry) or period (e.g., The Silver Age).

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: one 2000-level Latin course, advanced placement or equivalent high school study.

LNW 4905 Special Study in Latin 1-4 Credits

Readings, conferences and reports.

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 9 credits. Prereq: LAT 1104, LAT 1131, LAT 2200 or the equivalent.

LNW 4911 Undergraduate Research in Latin Language and Literature 0-3 Credits

Provides firsthand, supervised research. Projects may involve inquiry, design, investigation, scholarship, discovery, or application.