LAT-Latin

LAT 1115. Beginning Latin.5 Credit Hours.

Introductory study of the vocabulary and grammar of the Latin language, with practice in the reading of sentences and connected prose from selected Latin authors. (F, Sp) [I-FL] .

LAT 1215. Beginning Latin.5 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: 1115, or the equivalent, with a grade of C or better. Introductory study of the vocabulary and grammar of the Latin language, with practice in the reading of sentences and connected prose from selected Latin authors. (F, Sp) [I-FL] .

LAT 1315. Intensive Introductory Latin.5 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: permission of Honors Program. Alternative to the Latin 1115 and 1215 introductory sequence. Covers in one semester the essentials of the material in Latin 1115 and 1215. Students who have completed 1115 and 1215 may not enroll in 1315. (F) [I-FL] .

LAT 2113. Intermediate Latin Prose: Cicero, Livy, Pliny, Gellius, Vulgate.3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: 1215, or equivalent, with a grade of C or better. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit six hours. Readings in the companion textbooks to those in use in Latin 1115 and 1215, designed to ease the transition into reading the authentic prose of major Latin authors. (F, Sp, Su)

LAT 2213. Ovid.3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: 1215, or equivalent, with a grade of C or better. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit six hours. Reading selections from the works of Ovid; designed to improve the student's proficiency in translation and the understanding of the Latin Poetic technique. (F, Sp)

LAT 3113. Advanced Prose: Cicero, Pliny the Elder, Pliny the Younger.3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: 2113 and 2213. May be repeated with change of subject matter; maximum credit six hours. Readings from the works of Cicero or Pliny, representing the height of prose style in the Republican and Imperial periods, respectively. (Irreg.)

LAT 3213. Vergil.3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: 2113 and 2213. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit six hours. Selected readings from the works of Vergil, whose writings established the forms for all subsequent epic, didactic, and pastoral poetry in the west. (Irreg.)

LAT 3313. Latin Composition.3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: one intermediate level Latin course or the equivalent. In this course the student will learn to compose in Latin by translating sentences and continuous passages from English. (Sp)

LAT 3440. Mentored Research Experience.3 Credit Hours.

0 to 3 hours. Prerequisites: ENGL 1113 or equivalent, and permission of instructor. May be repeated; maximum credit 12 hours. For the inquisitive student to apply the scholarly processes of the discipline to a research or creative project under the mentorship of a faculty member. Student and instructor should complete an Undergraduate Research & Creative Projects (URCP) Mentoring Agreement and file it with the URCP office. Not for honors credit. (F, Sp, Su)

LAT 3510. Selected Topics.2-3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: 2113 or 2213 or the equivalent. May be repeated with change of content; maximum credit six hours. A study of selected topics in Latin literature on subjects not offered in regularly scheduled courses. (Irreg.)

LAT 3960. Honors Reading.1-3 Credit Hours.

1 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: admission to Honors Program. May be repeated; maximum credit six hours. Consists of topics designated by the instructor in keeping with the student's major program. Covers materials not usually presented in the regular courses. (F, Sp, Su)

LAT 3980. Honors Research.1-3 Credit Hours.

1 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: admission to Honors Program. May be repeated; maximum credit six hours. Provides an opportunity for the gifted Honors candidate to work at a special project in the student's field. (F, Sp)

LAT 3990. Independent Study.1-3 Credit Hours.

1 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: one course in general area to be studied; permission of instructor and department. May be repeated; maximum credit six hours. Contracted independent study for topic not currently offered in regularly scheduled courses. Independent study may include library and/or laboratory research and field projects. (F, Sp, Su)

LAT 4133. Historians: Livy, Tacitus, Caesar, Sallust.3 Credit Hours.

May be repeated with change of subject matter; maximum credit nine hours. Introductory course in Roman history. Readings chosen to present memorable persons and episodes in the ascendancy of the Republic, the critical issues of the Civil Wars, and the social and political decadence of the Early Empire. (Irreg.)

LAT G4213. Latin Lyric Poetry.3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: junior standing or permission of the instructor. May be repeated with change of subject matter; maximum credit six hours. Readings in the works of Horace, Catullus, and the elegiac poets. Biographical and historical aspects of the poems. Supplementary studies in the development of lyric poetry and its various themes. (Irreg.)

LAT G4313. The Teaching of Latin.3 Credit Hours.

Investigation of recurrent problems in Latin pedagogy; aims, traditional and experimental methods, evaluation and choice of texts, instructional aids and special problems in phonology and syntax. (F, Sp)

LAT 4960. Directed Readings.1-4 Credit Hours.

1 to 4 hours. Prerequisite: good standing in University; permission of instructor and dean. May be repeated; maximum credit four hours. Designed for upper-division students who need opportunity to study a specific problem in greater depth than formal course content permits. (Irreg.)

LAT 4970. Special Topics/Seminar.1-3 Credit Hours.

1 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: Senior standing or permission of instructor. May be repeated; maximum credit nine hours. Special topics or seminar course for content not currently offered in regularly scheduled courses. May include library and/or laboratory research and field projects. (Irreg.)

LAT 4990. Independent Study.1-3 Credit Hours.

1 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: three courses in general area to be studied; permission of instructor and department. May be repeated; maximum credit six hours. Contracted independent study for topic not currently offered in regularly scheduled courses. Independent study may include library and/or laboratory research and field projects. (F, Sp, Su)

LAT 5960. Directed Readings.1-3 Credit Hours.

1 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing and permission of department. May be repeated; maximum credit twelve hours. Directed readings and/or literature reviews under the direction of a faculty member. (F, Sp, Su)

LAT 5970. Special Topics/Seminar.1-3 Credit Hours.

1 to 3 hours. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or permission of instructor. May be repeated; maximum credit nine hours. Special topics or seminar course for content not currently offered in regularly scheduled courses. May include library and/or laboratory research and field projects. (Irreg.)

LAT 5980. Research for Master's Thesis.2-9 Credit Hours.

2 to 9 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing. Variable enrollment two to nine hours; maximum credit applicable toward degree, four hours. (F, Sp, Su)

LAT 5990. Special Studies.1-4 Credit Hours.

1 to 4 hours. May be repeated; maximum credit eight hours. Reading and research, arranged and directed in consultation with the instructor, in specified areas of Classical philology. (F, Sp)