Courses & Units

Latin 1A HTL101

Hobart

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Introduction

Intended for students who have no previous knowledge of the language. The unit is designed to provide a rapid survey of the Latin language sufficient to enable students to read selected passages of adapted Latin. It includes some historical and cultural background.

Summary

Unit name Latin 1A
Unit code HTL101
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline History and Classics
Coordinator

Teaching staff

Dr Jonathan Wallis

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

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On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 25/2/2019 22/3/2019 15/4/2019 2/6/2019

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2018: $805.00 2018: $1,969.00 091505

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

This unit is taught in both on-campus mode (Hobart) and off-campus mode.

ON-CAMPUS STUDENTS: Two 2-hour seminars weekly, and one 50-minute tutorial weekly.

OFF-CAMPUS STUDENTS: Seminar Audio Recordings (an audio recording of the two weekly seminars in Hobart will be available through the ‘Recordings’ folder in MyLO by the end of the day on which it takes place), Web Conferences (four web conferences will be scheduled across the semester, in Weeks 3, 6, 9, 12.

Assessment

Reflective questions, 10%; vocabulary and paradigm quizzes, 15%; grammar and translation exercises, 35%; 2-hr exam, 40%.

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Textbooks

Required

Available from the Co-op Bookshop: Peter V. Jones & Keith C. Sidwell, Reading Latin: Text and Vocabulary (2nd Edition: 2016)  and Reading Latin: Grammar and Exercises (2nd Edition: 2016).

Recommended

Co-op Bookshop links

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