Courses & Units

Latin 2: From Learning to Reading HTL261

Hobart

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Introduction

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).

Summary

Unit name Latin 2: From Learning to Reading
Unit code HTL261
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline History and Classics
Coordinator Doctor Jonathan Wallis
Available as student elective? Yes
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Intermediate

Availability

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 22/2/2021 23/3/2021 12/4/2021 30/5/2021

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Learning Outcomes

  • Recall English meanings of a prescribed number of Latin words, and be able to translate these English meanings back into Latin;
  • Form all Latin declensions and conjugations;
  • Identify forms of Latin words by gender, case and number (nouns, pronouns and adjectives) or person, number, tense, voice and mood (verbs);
  • Explain usage of forms/syntax in complex Latin sentences;
  • Read adapted and unadapted passages of Latin and translate into clear English.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
091505 $493.00 $493.00 not applicable $2,108.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Requisites

Prerequisites

HTL101 AND HTL102

Teaching

AssessmentTest or quiz (15%)|Examination - invigilated (externally - Exams Office) (50%)|Assignment (20%)|Assignment (15%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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