Postgraduate Course: Elementary Latin (PG) 2 (PGHC11087)
|School||School of History, Classics and Archaeology
||College||College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||Consolidation of work in Latin accidence and grammar from Elementary Latin (PG) 1, together with systematic treatment of the syntax of the complex sentence. The focus of this semester will be on the reading of texts.
This course is designed for those who already have a working knowledge of the basics of Latin grammar. It will cover all the common constructions, but the main focus will be on reading short pieces from a variety of prose texts.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
|| It is RECOMMENDED that students have passed
Elementary Latin (PG) 1 (PGHC11086)
|Prohibited Combinations|| Students MUST NOT also be taking
Latin 1Hb (LATI10018)
||Other requirements|| Students must have either done PG Latin 1 or have suitable previous experience as determined by the Course Organiser.
|Additional Costs|| None
Information for Visiting Students
|High Demand Course?
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2022/23, Available to all students (SV1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 33,
Summative Assessment Hours 2,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
Six tutorial exercises, marked best five (20%)
Written assignment (20%)
Midterm in-class test (20%)
Two hour exam (40%)
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- master Latin morphology;
- recognise and understand Latin syntactical constructions;
- translate extended passages from Latin into English;
- analyse and reflect critically upon the Latin language and upon scholarly and advanced conceptual discussions about approaches to the language.
|Student will require a Latin/English dictionary|
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||Students must have either done PG Latin 1 or have suitable previous experience as determined by the Course Organiser.
|Keywords||Elem Latin 2 (PG)
|Course organiser||Dr Justin Stover
Tel: (0131 6)50 9110
|Course secretary||Miss Katherine Shaw
Tel: (0131 6)50 8349