LAT 101

Beginning Latin

This course is an introduction to classical Latin (particularly as spoken, written, and read in the first centuries BCE and CE) and provides students a foundation for reading Roman poetry, drama, oratory, and history in the original. Special emphasis is placed on the pronunciation of Latin. Students also become familiar with some of the fundamental characteristics of Roman civilization.

Prerequisites: Students who have LAT 1XX First Qtr Latin transfer credit may not take this course.