Latin Intermediate Revision - Online

This course is a continuation of the Latin Intermediate 4 course. Students will consolidate their skills in order to be able to understand the intricacies of the Latin language and its literature. Apart from the set text, student will tackle extracts selected from the works of the most well known Latin writers.

DELIVERY MODE

  • Online

TEXTBOOK

  • Oxford Latin Course Part III: Student's Book (Oxford University Press: 1997), ISBN: 9780199122288

Supplier: Abbey's Language Book Centre Please note that textbook cost is not included in the course fee. In the event of a course being cancelled WEA cannot be held responsible for the purchase of any textbooks. We therefore suggest you purchase your textbooks closer to the time of the course commencing.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Knowledge of gerunds and gerundives
  • The use of gerundives of obligation
  • The predicative dative
  • Summary of the uses of ut
  • quin + subjunctive
  • The generic subjunctive
  • The use of relative ronouns + the subjunctive
  • The use of subjunctives in indirect speech
  • Translation of original Latin prose and poetry

PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Understand and be familiar with most of the grammatical structures of the Latin language.
  2. Read reasonably complex Latin.
  3. Understand the cultural and historical background of Ancient Rome and its literature.

LANGUAGE CLASS TRANSFER POLICY

If you are a new WEA Student and enrol into a language class and subsequently find that you are at the wrong level (whether too high or too low), you are permitted to transfer into another more suitable class at no additional cost, provided that the request is made within the first two classes and is in writing from your tutor directly to the Education Manager. After that point, an administration fee of $30 will apply.

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