An introduction to the basics of Latin, designed to equip students with a reading knowledge of the language. About two-thirds of the introductory textbook will be covered in the first semester. The remainder of the textbook will be completed in the first half of the second semester, followed by reading of a Latin novel.
Students will acquire not only an understanding of the Latin language but also a familiarity with life and culture in ancient Rome.
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|Course Format: Language||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
K. Kitchell and T. Sienkewicz, DISCE! AN INTRODUCTORY LATIN COURSE, VOLUME 1.
K. Kitchell and T. Sienkewicz, DISCE! STUDENT ACTIVITIES MANUAL, VOLUME 1.
MYLATINLAB ONLINE LANGUAGE-LEARNING RESOURCES.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Weekly quizzes and assignments, three exams, material to prepare for each class.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Regular class attendance is expected. This course is intended for those with little or no previous experience in Latin; those with an extensive background in high school Latin should consult the instructor about whether they should begin their college Latin with 101, 102 or 201, or higher.
|Instructor(s): Caldwell,Lauren Elizabeth Times: .M.W... 11:00AM-12:20PM; .....F. 11:00AM-11:50AM; Location: PAC107; PAC107; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: X||JR major: 1|| || |
|Seats Available: 8||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 2||JR non-major: 3||SO: 7||FR: 12|