Latin

Oxford’s Latin courses will reveal to you the essential elements of classical Latin. This groundwork will enable you to read and understand literary works rapidly.

Latin 101

Elementary Latin I

(HAL)

Fall. Credit, four hours. Introduction to the fundamental principles of classical Latin. Students will attain as rapidly as possible the ability to read and understand literary works.

Latin 102

Elementary Latin II

(HAL)

Spring. Credit, four hours. Prerequisite: Latin 101 or equivalent. Continuation of Latin 101. Further study of Latin forms and syntax, followed by readings, from one or more authors.

Latin 201

Intermediate Latin I

(HAL)

Fall. Credit, four hours. Prerequisite: Latin 102 or equivalent. A review of grammar and an introduction to Latin prose through selections from one or more authors such as Caesar, Apuleius, and Livy.

Latin 202

Supervised Reading in Latin

(HAL)

Credit. Four hours. Advanced supervised study in Latin and literature. Students registered for Geology 235N will do a geological field-based project in Scotland. Students registered for English 235N will do a literature-based project.