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334. Ancient Greek Politics, Society, and Culture
Readings and discussion of original Greek texts that cast light on the history, politics, society,
and culture of Greece and the ancient Mediterranean. Authors may include Arrian, Herodotus,
Lysias, Pausanias, Plato, Thucydides, Xenophon, or the Greek New Testament. Prerequisite:
GRE 205. Offered every third year. (Humanities)

365-369. Advanced Topics in Greek
See Topics Courses.

391. Advanced Tutorial
Topic selected by the student in consultation with the instructor. Prerequisite: GRE 291. Offered
on request, subject to availability of faculty.

511. Greek Reading Group (1/4)
Maintenance of Greek language skills through reading a variety of Greek authors. Texts selected
in consultation with the participating students. Course meets once a week for a semester.
Prerequisite: GRE 102 or permission of instructor. (CR)

Latin (LAT)

Teaching Certification: Students who are interested in pursuing K-12 certification to teach
Latin should seek admission to the Teacher Education Program. See the Education department
section for application and certification information (pages 109-111).

101-102-103. Beginning Latin I, II, and III
Introduction to the language of ancient Rome, its empire, the middle ages, and the early modern
world. Students will learn the essentials of grammar, vocabulary, and Roman history and culture
through reading, speaking, and writing Latin; increase English vocabulary through Latin
derivatives; and read selections from Latin writers from different eras. Offered two out of every
three years. (Language)

205. Introduction to Latin Literature and Culture
Intensive engagement with a cultural topic through reading Latin texts of the Republic or
Empire, in tandem with listening, speaking, or writing in the target language. Topics may
include Roman comedy, Roman performance culture, Roman banquets, or Roman elections.
Prerequisite: LAT 103. Offered two out of every three years. (Language)

280/380. Internship: See Additional Academic Programs, All-College Independent Study
Courses 280/380.

290/390. Individual Project: See Additional Academic Programs, All-College Independent
Study Courses 290/390.

291. Intermediate Tutorial
Topic selected by the student in consultation with the instructor. Prerequisite: LAT 102. Offered
on request, subject to availability of faculty.

312. Age of Cicero
Fall of the Roman Republic, as seen through the eyes of Cicero and his contemporaries, Catullus,
Lucretius, and Sallust. Prerequisite: LAT 205. Offered every third year. (Humanities)

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