Credit Courses

2015-2016 Catalog (Courses updated for 2016-2017)

Latin (LAT)

LAT* E101 Elementary Latin I (Distance Learning)

The first of a series of four courses designed to develop the ability to speak, read, and write Classical Latin. The course includes an introduction to the history of the Latin language and Roman history, pronunciation, the first three noun declensions, the demonstrative pronouns hic, ille, and iste, the four verb conjugations in the present, future and imperfect tenses, the irregular verbs sum and possum in addition to word order, agreement of adjectives, apposition, and various sentence structures, writing short essays on various aspects of Roman culture and history.

This is distance learning course requiring a computer and internet connection.

  • Credits: 3
  • Elective Code: H

LAT* E102 Elementary Latin II (Distance Learning)

The second of a series of four courses designed to develop the ability to speak, read, and write Classical Latin. The course includes a quick review of Latin 101 and the study of the personal, demonstrative, reflexive, intensive, possessive, relative, and interrogative pronouns; the perfect active system of all verbs; the passive voice; the i-stem and fourth declension nouns; numerals, various ablatives and genitive and writing short essay and Web presentations on Roman history, politics, and culturals.

This is distance learning course requiring a computer and internet connection.

Prerequisite: LAT* E101
  • Credits: 3
  • Elective Code: H

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