Courses & Units

Latin 2: From Learning to Reading HTL261




This unit builds on the study of the ancient Latin language undertaken in HTL101 and HTL102. In it, students will complete the JACT Reading Latin textbook, including the passages of unadapted poetry and prose (Catullus, Cicero, Virgil, Horace).


Unit name Latin 2: From Learning to Reading
Unit code HTL261
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline History and Classics

Teaching staff

Dr Jonathan Wallis

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


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


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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 31/5/2020 31/5/2020

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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2019.

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $835.00 2020: $2,108.00 091505

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  • HTL101 and HTL102


Mutual Exclusions

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

  • HTL217


Teaching Pattern

On-Campus & Off-Campus: 3 hours weekly.


On-Campus & Off-Campus:

Weekly Comprehension, Vocabulary, Paradigm Quizzes (15%)

Translation Exercises x 3 (15%)

Grammar Exercises x 4 (20%)

2hr Exam (50%)

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