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Latin for Beginners

Introduction to the structure of classical Latin; reading of short texts from Plautus to Milton and Newton to provide practice in literary and rhetorical reading and initiation in major areas of western thought. Attention to the history of the language and its relation to ancient, medieval and modern culture.

Degree requirement — Language Requirement, Language Requirement, Language Requirement, Language Requirement, Language Requirement, Critical Learning: AIM

2 units — Thakur

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Latin for Beginners serves as an introduction to the structure of classical Latin
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Introduction to the structure of classical Latin; reading of short texts from Plautus to Milton and Newton to provide practice in literary and rhetorical reading and initiation in major areas of western thought. Attention to the history of the language and its relation to ancient, medieval and modern culture.

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Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Spring 2021 Block 5 Latin for Beginners Sanjaya Thakur, Kendra Henry Cossitt Hall 110E 18 / 5 04/17/2021
Spring 2022 Block 5 Latin for Beginners Sanjaya Thakur TBA 18 / 18 04/17/2021
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