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LT1507: LATIN 2 (2020-2021)

Last modified: 24 Jun 2020 14:31


Course Overview

Latin 2 picks up where Latin 1 finished in first term. By the end of this course students should have a more or less comprehensive understanding of Latin syntax and grammar, a Latin vocabulary of 700-800 words, and should be capable of translating simple Latin texts into idiomatic English. Students will very likely discover that their knowledge of English vocabulary and grammar/syntax is improved by their study of Latin. 

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 1
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Samantha Newington

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • One of Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied) or Master of Letters in Medieval and Early Modern Studies (Studied) or Master of Theology in Church History (Studied)
  • Either LT1007 Latin 1 (Passed) or LT1009 Latin 1 (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

  • LT1506 Latin 2 (Studied)

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

The course consists in a guided reading of Latin texts, in self-study grammar reviews and the study of vocabulary. This is an intensive course for those with previous exposure to Latin. By the end of the course students should be able to translate simple Latin texts in to idiomatic English and have assimilated the basic structure of Latin grammar.


Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 2 Language Seminars during University weeks 25 - 34, 38 - 40

More Information about Week Numbers


In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for courses may be subject to change. All updates for first-half session courses will be actioned no later than 1700 (GMT) on 18 September 2020. All updates for second half-session courses will be actioned in advance of second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

3x 1 Hour In-Class Tests

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 100
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback

Summative feedback on performance will take the form of returns of written translations. Formative feedback will mainly take the form of informal classroom feedback.

Learning Outcomes
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Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Resit Assessments

Exam

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 100
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