LATIN (LATN)

LATN 101. Elementary Latin I. 4 Credits.

The basic elements of Latin grammar, practice in reading and writing Latin, introduction to Roman civilization through a study of the language of the Romans. Students may not receive credit for both LATN 101 and LATN 111.
Gen Ed: FL.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 102. Elementary Latin II. 4 Credits.

The basic elements of Latin grammar, practice in reading and writing Latin, introduction to Roman civilization through a study of the language of the Romans. Students may not receive credit for both LATN 102 and LATN 111.
Gen Ed: FL.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 203. Intermediate Latin I. 3 Credits.

Review of fundamentals. Reading in selected texts such as Catullus, Ovid, Cicero, or others. Students may not receive credit for both LATN 203 and LATN 212.
Gen Ed: FL.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 204. Intermediate Latin II. 3 Credits.

Review of fundamentals. Reading in selected texts such as Catullus, Ovid, Cicero, or others.
Gen Ed: FL.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 205. Medieval Latin. 3 Credits.

Reading in selected texts of medieval Latin literature.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 203; permission of the instructor for students lacking the prerequisite.
Gen Ed: WB, FL.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 221. Vergil. 3 Credits.

Systematic review of Latin grammar. Reading in Virgil's Aeneid, normally two books in Latin, and the remainder in translation. First-year and sophomore elective.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 204.
Gen Ed: LA, NA, WB.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 222. Cicero: The Man and His Times. 3 Credits.

Careful reading of selected works of Cicero, exercises in Latin composition.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 204.
Gen Ed: LA, FI.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 223. Ovid. 3 Credits.

Systematic review of Latin grammar. Reading in Ovid's Metamorphoses, normally two books in Latin, and the remainder in translation. First-year and sophomore elective.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 204; permission of the instructor for students lacking the prerequisite.
Gen Ed: LA, WB.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 331. Roman Historians. 3 Credits.

Readings in Caesar, Sallust, and/or Livy.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221.
Gen Ed: FI, NA.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 332. Roman Comedy. 3 Credits.

Readings in Plautus and Terence, or both.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221.
Gen Ed: LA, WB.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 333. Lyric Poetry. 3 Credits.

Readings in Catullus and Horace.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221.
Gen Ed: LA.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 334. Augustan Poetry. 3 Credits.

Readings in Ovid, Tibullus, Propertius, or other poets.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221.
Gen Ed: LA, FI.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 335. Roman Elegy. 3 Credits.

This course studies Ovid, Propertius, and Tibullus, focusing on themes such as love, male-female relations, politics, war, Roman culture, and poetry itself.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221 or 223; permission of the instructor for students lacking the prerequisite.
Gen Ed: LA, WB.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 351. Lucretius. 3 Credits.

Readings in Lucretius and related works.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221.
Gen Ed: LA, FI.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 352. Petronius and the Age of Nero. 3 Credits.


Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221.
Gen Ed: LA, FI.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 353. Satire (Horace and Juvenal). 3 Credits.


Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221.
Gen Ed: LA, NA, WB.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 354. Tacitus and Pliny's Letters. 3 Credits.


Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221.
Gen Ed: LA, FI.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 396. Special Readings in Latin Literature. 3 Credits.


Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221; permission of the instructor for students lacking the prerequisite.
Repeat rules: May be repeated for credit. 6 total credits. 2 total completions.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 601. Accelerated Elementary Latin. 3 Credits.

An intensive introduction to Latin grammar and syntax, equivalent to LATN 101 and 102. Students may not receive credit for the following course pairs: LATN 101 and 601; LATN 102 and 601.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 602. Accelerated Intermediate Latin. 3 Credits.

An intensive review of Latin grammar, along with vocabulary building and the development of reading and translation skills, equivalent to LATN 203 and 204. Students may not receive credit for the following course pairs: LATN 203 and 602; LATN 204 and 602.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 710. Introductory Latin Composition. 3 Credits.

Review of Latin grammar and idiom, exercises in composition, introduction to stylistics.

LATN 711. Readings in Latin Literature of the Republic. 3 Credits.

Selections from Roman comedy, Lucretius, Catullus, Cicero, Caesar, and/or Sallust, focusing on works on the M.A. and Ph.D. reading lists.

LATN 712. Readings in Latin Literature of the Augustan Age. 3 Credits.

Selections from Vergil, Horace, the elegiac poets, Ovid, and/or Livy, focusing on works on the M.A. and Ph.D. reading lists.

LATN 713. Readings in Latin Literature of the Empire. 3 Credits.

Selections from writers from the Neronian period through Apuleius, focusing on works on the M.A. and Ph.D. reading lists.

LATN 714. Readings in Latin Literature of Later Antiquity. 3 Credits.

Selections from writers from the early 3rd to the early 5th century, including Tertullian, the Passio Perpetuae, Augustine's Confessions, the Scriptores Historiae Augustae, and Ammianus Marcellinus, focusing on works on the M.A. and Ph.D. reading lists.

LATN 722. Latin Epigraphy. 3 Credits.

LATN 723. Latin Paleography. 3 Credits.

LATN 724. Latin Textual Criticism. 3 Credits.

Introduction to textual criticism of Latin texts. Addresses transmission, principles of editing, constructing and interpreting an apparatus criticus. Practical editorial experience working from original manuscripts, microfilms, and digital reproductions.

LATN 725. Latin Composition and Prose Styles. 3 Credits.

LATN 726. History of Latin. 3 Credits.

LATN 730. Readings in Medieval Latin Literature. 3 Credits.

Survey of medieval Latin literature from its beginnings through the high Middle Ages.

LATN 753. Fragments of Early Latin Poetry. 3 Credits.

LATN 762. Roman Historical Literature. 3 Credits.

Study of Sallust, Caesar, Suetonius, or the minor historians of the empire.

LATN 764. Roman Dramatic Literature. 3 Credits.

Study of the comedies of Plautus and Terence or the tragedies of Seneca.

LATN 765. Roman Lyric and Elegiac Poetry. 3 Credits.

Study of the forms of lyric and elegiac poetry with special attention to Catullus, Horace, Tibullus, or Propertius.

LATN 766. Roman Satire. 3 Credits.

Study of the development of satiric forms with special attention to Horace or Juvenal.

LATN 767. Ovid and Literary Theory. 3 Credits.

Introduction to literary theory through a study of Ovid and scholarly approaches to his poetry.

LATN 768. Horace and Catallus. 3 Credits.

LATN 770. Topics in Medieval Latin Literature. 3 Credits.

Reading in selected medieval Latin prose and verse authors.

LATN 771. Cicero: Political Career. 3 Credits.

LATN 772. Cicero: Literary Career. 3 Credits.

LATN 773. Lucretius. 3 Credits.

LATN 774. Virgil. 3 Credits.

LATN 775. Livy. 3 Credits.

LATN 776. Ovid. 3 Credits.

LATN 780. The Roman Novel. 3 Credits.

Selections from Petronius and/or Apuleius and related texts.

LATN 784. Tacitus. 3 Credits.

LATN 841. Special Reading. 3 Credits.

LATN 901. Latin Seminars. 3 Credits.

Topics vary from year to year.
Repeat rules: May be repeated for credit; may be repeated in the same term for different topics.

LATN 993. Master's Research and Thesis. 3 Credits.

LATN 994. Doctoral Research and Dissertation. 3 Credits.