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 111. Accelerated Beginning Latin. 4 Credits.

Permission of the instructor. Taught in conjunction with LATN 601 in the fall and independently in the spring. Introduction to Latin grammar (the material covered in LATN 101 and 102). Students meet for a fourth session dedicated to Latin prose composition. Students may not receive credit for both LATN 111 and LATN 101 or 102.
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. Students may not receive credit for both LATN 204 and LATN 212.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 205. Medieval Latin. 3 Credits.


Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 203.
Gen Ed: FI, WB.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 212. Accelerated Intermediate Latin. 4 Credits.

Permission of the instructor. Taught in conjunction with LATN 602 in the spring. Review of Latin grammar, vocabulary building, and development of reading and translation skills. Students meet for a fourth session devoted to grammar, style, and poetics. Students may not receive credit for both LATN 212 and LATN 203 or 204.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 102 or 111.
Gen Ed: 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.
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; permission of the instructor for students lacking the prerequisite.
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 510. Introductory Latin Composition. 3 Credits.

Review of Latin grammar and idiom, exercises in composition, introduction to stylistics.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 222.
Gen Ed: FI.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 511. Readings in Latin Literature of the Republic. 3 Credits.


Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221 or 222.
Gen Ed: HS, NA, WB.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 512. Readings in Latin Literature of the Augustan Age. 3 Credits.


Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221 or 222.
Gen Ed: LA, FI.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 513. Readings in Latin Literature of the Empire. 3 Credits.


Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221 or 222.
Gen Ed: LA, FI.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 514. Readings in Latin Literature of Later Antiquity. 3 Credits.


Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221 or 222 or equivalent.
Gen Ed: LA, NA.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 530. An Introduction to Medieval Latin. 3 Credits.

Survey of medieval Latin literature from its beginnings through the high Middle Ages.
Requisites: Prerequisite, LATN 221 or 222.
Gen Ed: FI, NA, WB.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 540. Problems in the History of Classical Ideas. 3 Credits.

Permission of the department.
Repeat rules: May be repeated for credit. 6 total credits. 2 total completions.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 541. Problems in the History of Classical Ideas. 3 Credits.

Permission of the department.
Grading status: Letter grade.

LATN 601. ELEM LATN GRAD STU. 3 Credits.

LATN 602. ELEM LATN GRAD STU. 3 Credits.

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 741. Special Reading. 3 Credits.

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.