LAT

Latin

  • LAT 1010 Beginning Latin I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduction to methods and grammatical concepts necessary for further study in Latin.

  • LAT 1020 Beginning Latin II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduction to advanced principles in Latin grammar.

  • LAT 2010 Intermediate Latin I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Review of essentials and reading in selected authors.

  • LAT 2020 Intermediate Latin II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Review of essentials and reading for comprehension in selected authors.

  • LAT 3510 Readings in Roman Drama

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Drama in Latin by Seneca, Plautus, and/or Terence. Discussion of dramatic techniques, Greek influence, and the role of drama in Roman society.

  • LAT 3530 Readings in Roman Epic

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Virgil's Aeneid, Ovid's Metamorphoses; Lucan, Statius, Valerius Flaccus, and Silius. Topics include intent and structure of the Aeneid, history and development of Roman epic, structure and transitional devices in the Metamorphoses, and the nature of rhetorical epic.

  • LAT 3550 Readings in Roman Poetry

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Roman lyric and elegiac poetry: Virgil's Eclogues; Catullus, Horace, Propertius, Tibullus, and Ovid. Topics include meters and style of Latin lyric, amatory tradition, and the influence of Hellenistic poetry.

  • LAT 3570 Readings in Roman Satire

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Horace, Juvenal, Persius, Petronius, and Martial. Topics include development of this peculiar Roman genre, fragments of Lucilius, satirical methods and techniques, satiric epigram, and satire as a source of information about Roman private life.

  • LAT 4510 Readings in Roman Didactic Literature

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Study of Roman didactic and philosophical literature: Lucretius, Vergil's Georgics, Cicero's philosophical works, and Quintilian.

  • LAT 4530 Roman History and Biography

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Readings in Latin focusing on prose narrative in history and biography. Authors include Sallust, Livy, Tacitus, and Suetonius.

  • LAT 4550 Readings in Roman Politics

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Readings include Cicero's political essays, the letters of Cicero and Pliny, and Augustus' Res Gestae.

  • LAT 4810 Independent Reading

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 4
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Reading and discussion of selected works of Latin literature with emphasis on grammatical, rhetorical, literary, and cultural analysis and criticism. Topics vary.

  • LAT 5510 Readings in Roman Drama

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Drama in Latin by Seneca, Plautus, and/or Terrence. Discussion of dramatic techniques, Greek influence, and the role of drama in Roman society. Titles vary.

  • LAT 5530 Readings in Roman Epic

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Virgil's Aeneid, Ovid's Metamorphoses; Lucan, Statius, Valerius Flaccus, and Stillus. Topics include intent and structure of the Aeneid, history and development of the Roman Epic, structure and transitional devices in the Metamorphoses, and the nature of rhetorical epic. Titles vary.

  • LAT 5550 Readings in Roman Poetry

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Roman lyric and elegiac poetry: Virgil's Eclogues; Catullus, Horace, Propertius, Tibullus, and Ovid. Topics include meters and style of Latin lyric, amatory tradition, and the influence of Hellenistic poetry. Titles vary.

  • LAT 5570 Readings in Roman Satire

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Horace, Juvenal, Persius, Petronius, and Martial. Topics include development of this peculiar Roman genre, fragments of Lucilius, satirical methods and techniques, satiric epigram, and satire as a source of information about Roman private life. Titles vary.

  • LAT 6510 Readings in Roman Didactic Literature

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Study of Roman didactic literature: Lucretius, Vergil's Georgics, Cicero's philosophical works, Seneca, and Quintillian. Titles vary.

  • LAT 6530 Readings in Roman History and Biography

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Readings in Latin focusing on prose narrative in history and biography. Authors include Sallust, Livy, Tacitus, and Suetonius. Titles vary.

  • LAT 6550 Readings in Roman Politics

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Readings include Cicero's political essays and speeches, the letters of Cicero and Pliny, and Augustus' Res Gestae. Titles vary.

  • LAT 6810 Independent Reading in Latin

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 4
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Reading and discussion of selected works of Latin literature with emphasis on grammatical, rhetorical, literary, and cultural analysis and criticism. May be repeated for credit by number, but not by content. Prerequisite: three years college Latin or departmental permission. Topics vary.