Latin (LAT)

Courses

LAT 203. Republican Prose. 3 Credits.

Extensive reading in Caesar and Sallust, and in the speeches of Cicero. Alternate years, as needed.

LAT 204. Epic Poets. 3 Credits.

Extensive reading in Lucretius, Vergil, Ovid, and others. Alternate years, as needed.

LAT 211. Latin Prose Style. 3 Credits.

Readings in literary prose analyzed stylistically and imitated in composition. Required of Latin majors.

LAT 212. Latin Prose Style. 3 Credits.

Readings in literary prose analyzed stylistically and imitated in composition. Required of Latin majors.

LAT 227. Roman Lyric Poets. 3 Credits.

Selections from the works of Catullus, Horace, Propertius, and Tibullus. Alternate years, as needed.

LAT 251. Roman Letters. 3 Credits.

Letters of Cicero, Horace, and Pliny. Alternate years, as needed.

LAT 252. Comedy. 3 Credits.

Two plays of Plautus and Terence. Study of the precursors of this literary form. Alternate years, as needed.

LAT 253. Roman Oratory. 3 Credits.

Selections from Cicero's De Oratore, Orator, Brutus, and from his speeches. Historical development of forensic and other rhetorical canons. Alternate years, as needed.

LAT 255. Historians of the Empire. 3 Credits.

Historians of the Empire. Augustus, Res Gestae; Tacitus, Annals, I-IV; selections from Suetonius and Ammianus Marcellinus. Alternate years, as needed.

LAT 256. Satire. 3 Credits.

Selections from Horace, Persius, Juvenal, Petronius. Study of the development of this literary form. Alternate years, as needed.

LAT 271. Silver Latin. 3 Credits.

Extensive reading of post-Augustan authors not included in other advanced courses. Alternate years, as needed.

LAT 295. Advanced Special Topics. 1-18 Credits.

Advanced courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of existing departmental offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.

LAT 296. Advanced Special Topics. 1-18 Credits.

Advanced courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of existing departmental offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.