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Latin 1

Enrolment code: HTL100

Offered: Hobart: (full-year) ie semesters 1 & 2,

Unit description:

Provides for those having no previous knowledge of the language, and enables them to proceed either to further studies in Latin or to use their basic knowledge to assist in advanced study in English, the Romance languages or Ancient Civilisations. Students having passed HSC Latin or its equivalent will undertake such work as may be prescribed by the Head of Discipline. The unit is designed to provide a rapid survey of Latin accidence and syntax sufficient to enable students to read easy prescribed portions of standard Latin authors; and it includes some historical and cultural background.

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Unit weight 25% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 4 hrs weekly Timetable
Mutual exclusions HTC215, HTC315  
Assessment mode weekly language and unseen exercises (40%), 2x3-hr exams in Nov (60%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Jones P & Sidwell K, Reading Latin, 2 vols ISBN 0521286239 and 0521286220 Library Catalogue
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] Latin
Ancient Civilisations
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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