Latin (LAT)

LAT 16201     ELEMENTARY LATIN I      4 Credit Hours

An introduction to the classical Latin language in the context of ancient Roman culture.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 16202     ELEMENTARY LATIN II      4 Credit Hours

A continuation of the introduction to the classical Latin language in the context of ancient Roman culture.

Prerequisite: LAT 16201.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 26201     INTERMEDIATE LATIN I:READINGS      3 Credit Hours

Excerpts from Latin literature with emphasis on translation into English.

Prerequisite: LAT 16202.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 26202     INTERMEDIATE LATIN II:READINGS      3 Credit Hours

Excerpts from Latin literature with emphasis on both prose (e.g., Caesar, Cicero) and poetry (Vergil, Catullus).

Prerequisite: LAT 26201.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 36170     CICERO      3 Credit Hours

Readings in Cicero's orations and philosophical works, stressing rhetorical techniques. Consideration of Cicero's role in Roman history and his place in Latin literature.

Prerequisite: LAT 26202.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 36171     VERGIL      3 Credit Hours

A study of the Latin text of Vergil's Aeneid stressing the poetry of the language. Consideration of entire poem and its impact on Latin literature.

Prerequisite: LAT 26202.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 40393     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Workshops individually designed to provide instruction and training in latin studies. S u graded.

Prerequisite: Departmental permission.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

LAT 41214     LATIN EPIGRAPHY      3 Credit Hours

Study of ancient inscriptions (funerary, career, documentary, graffiti, etc.) preserved on any kind of durable material, with focus on cultural information necessary to understand the content and significance of the inscriptions under investigation.

Prerequisite: LAT 36170 or LAT 36171; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 41304     ROMAN HISTORIANS      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with LAT 51304) Stylistics and cultural context of Roman historians. Readings from any of the following: Caesar, Livy, Suetonius, Tacitus.

Prerequisite: LAT 36170 or LAT 36171; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 41305     ROMAN COMEDY AND SATIRE      3 Credit Hours

Stylistics, history and cultural context of Roman comedy and satire. Readings from any of the following: Plautus, Terence, Horace, Juvenal, Persius, Martial.

Prerequisite: LAT 36170 or LAT 36171; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 41306     LATIN EPIC      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with LAT 51306) Stylistics, history and cultural context of Latin epic poetry. Readings from any of the following: Vergil, Lucretius, Ovid, Lucan, Statius.

Prerequisite: LAT 36170 or LAT 36171; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 41307     LYRIC AND ELEGIAC POETRY      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with LAT 51307) Stylistics, history and cultural context of Latin lyric and elegiac poetry. Readings from any of the following: Catullus, Horace, Propertius, Tibullus, Ovid.

Prerequisite: LAT 36170 or LAT 36171; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 41308     ORATORY AND LETTERS      3 Credit Hours

Stylistics, history and cultural context of Latin oratory and the Latin epistle. Readings from any of the following: Cicero, Seneca, Pliny.

Prerequisite: LAT 36170 or LAT 36171; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 46095     SELECTED TOPICS IN LATIN      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Topic announced in the schedule of classes.

Prerequisite: LAT 36170 or LAT 37171.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 46096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Investigation of problems in Latin literature or linguistics.

Prerequisite: minimum 3 hours of coursework at the 40000-level and departmental special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

LAT 46211     LATIN PROSE COMPOSITION      3 Credit Hours

Analysis of prose models; writing of connected Latin prose with attention to the Latin idiom.

Prerequisite: LAT 36170 or LAT 36171.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 46373     ADVANCED PROSE AUTHORS      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Consideration of a major prose author such as Pliny the Younger, Livy, Tacitus or Suetonius.

Prerequisite: LAT 36170 or LAT 36171.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 50393     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN LATIN      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Workshops individually designed to provide instruction and training in Latin studies.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

LAT 51304     ROMAN HISTORIANS      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with LAT 41304) Stylistics and cultural context of Roman historians. Readings from any of the following: Caesar, Livy, Suetonius, Tacitus.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 51306     LATIN EPIC      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with LAT 41306) Stylistics, history and cultural context of Latin epic. Readings from any of the following: Vergil, Ovid, Lucan, Lucretius, Statius.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 51307     LYRIC AND ELEGIAC POETRY      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with LAT 41307) Stylistics, history and cultural context of Latin lyric and elegiac poetry. Readings from any of the following. Catullus, Horace, Propertius, Tibullus, Ovid.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 56095     SELECTED TOPICS IN LATIN      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 15 credit hours)Topic to be announced in semester schedule of classes.

Prerequisite: LAT 37171 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 61001     RESEARCH AND WRITING      3 Credit Hours

Use of lexical tools, bibliographies and corpora specific to research in Classics and Latin. Conventions of scholarship in the discipline of Classics. To be taken in conjunction with a 50000 or 60000-level course in Latin literature.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 61214     LATIN EPIGRAPHY      3 Credit Hours

Study of ancient inscriptions (funerary, career, documentary, graffiti, etc.) preserved on any kind of durable material, with focus on cultural information necessary to understand the content and significance of the inscriptions under investigation.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 61305     ROMAN COMEDY AND SATIRE      3 Credit Hours

Stylistics, history and cultural context of Roman comedy and satire. Readings from any of the following: Plautus, Terence, Horace, Juvenal, Persius, Martial.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 61308     ORATORY AND LETTERS      3 Credit Hours

Stylistics, history and cultural context of Latin oratory and the Latin epistle. Readings from any of the following: Cicero, Seneca, Pliny.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 66199     THESIS I      2-6 Credit Hours

Thesis students must register for a total of 6 hours, 2 to 6 hours in single semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

LAT 66211     ADVANCED PROSE COMPOSITION      3 Credit Hours

More thorough training in composition where need is established.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

LAT 66299     THESIS II      2 Credit Hours

Thesis students must continue registration each semester until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: LAT 66199 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

LAT 66391     SEMINAR IN CLASSICAL LITERATURE      2,3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Topics to be announced.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 2-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

LAT 66398     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Research or individual investigation for master's level graduate students. Credits earned applied toward degree requirements if department approves.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP