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BA in Classical Studies: Latin Emphasis
(37–45 hours*)


Emphasizes Latin language and literature, with some work in Roman civilization.

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  1. Complete one course from the following:
    • CL CV 110 : Introduction to Greek and Roman Literature. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CL CV 110 : Introduction to Greek and Roman Literature. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      OFFERED: Honors also.
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter
      DESCRIPTION: Homer's Iliad, Sophocles' Oedipus the King, Vergil's Aeneid, and other important works of the Greeks and Romans.
      NOTE: All readings in English. Honors also.

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      CL CV 201 : The Classical Tradition 1: Antiquity to the Renaissance. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CL CV 201 : The Classical Tradition 1: Antiquity to the Renaissance. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      OFFERED: Honors also.
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall
      DESCRIPTION: Civilization from Greek and Roman antiquity to the Italian Renaissance, emphasizing Greco-Roman culture--its institutions, literature, arts, and ideas.

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      : Honors Classical Tradition 1: Antiquity to Renaissance.
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      CL CV 241 : Greek and Roman Mythology. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CL CV 241 : Greek and Roman Mythology. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      OFFERED: Honors also.
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter; Spring
      DESCRIPTION: Greek and Roman gods, heroes, and myths, emphasizing literature but also giving attention to representations in the visual arts.

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      : Honors Greek and Roman Mythology.
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  2. Complete the following:
  3. Complete one of the following options:
  4. Complete the following:
    • LATIN 201 : Intermediate Latin. (4:4:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      LATIN 201 : Intermediate Latin. (4:4:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter
      PREREQUISITE: LATIN 102; or LATIN 111; or departmental approval.
      DESCRIPTION: Readings from Caesar, with a review and continuation of grammar.

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      LATIN 301 : Classical Latin Poetry. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      LATIN 301 : Classical Latin Poetry. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Winter
      PREREQUISITE: LATIN 201
      DESCRIPTION: Selections from Vergil's Aeneid and Ovid's Metamorphoses.

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      LATIN 302 : Classical Latin Prose. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      LATIN 302 : Classical Latin Prose. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall
      PREREQUISITE: LATIN 201
      DESCRIPTION: Readings in Cicero's Catilinarian orations and Sallust's Catiline.

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      LATIN 401 : Latin Prose Composition. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      LATIN 401 : Latin Prose Composition. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Winter Contact Department
      PREREQUISITE: LATIN 302; or concurrent enrollment.

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      CLSCS 397 : Pro-Seminar in Classical Studies. (2:2:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CLSCS 397 : Pro-Seminar in Classical Studies. (2:2:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall
      PREREQUISITE: LATIN 201; or GREEK 201
      RECOMMENDED: Latin 302 or Greek 301.
      DESCRIPTION: Mechanics of researching and writing analytical papers in classical studies.  Sectional and adjunct professors present seminal sub-disciplines and model research methods.  Specialized library resources taught in practicum.  Tutorials with faculty underpin focused research questions.

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      CLSCS 497 : Exit Examination in Classical Literature. (1:1:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      CLSCS 497 : Exit Examination in Classical Literature. (1:1:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Winter
      PREREQUISITE: CLSCS 397; at least one course in Latin or Greek at 400-level.
      RECOMMENDED: Coursework above 400-level in Latin and/or Greek.
      DESCRIPTION: Capstone essay culminates undergraduate experience in posing, researching, and writing in consultation with an advisor.  Oral exam tests familiarity with a standardized reading list of classical texts.  Attendance at weekly lectures expands familiarity with broad questions in classical scholarship.

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      Note: The Latin 302 course is the prerequisite for all 400-level Latin prose courses and the Latin 301 course is the prerequisite for all 400-level Latin poetry courses. Concurrent enrollment will be permitted only in rare and special cases and must have the approval both of the classics section head and of the instructor of the 400-level course concerned.

  5. Complete 12 hours from the following:

*Hours include courses that may fulfill university core requirements.



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