Latin (LATN)

LATN 1A.     Elementary Latin. 4 Units


Focuses on the development of the ability to read and write Latin. Included in the reading materials are short passages about Roman life. From these passages the student can gain insight into the elements of Roman culture and history which have affected modern civilization, patterns of human relationships, and important historical events.

LATN 1B.     Elementary Latin. 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): LATN 1A or equivalent; or instructor permission.

General Education Area / Graduation Requirement: Foreign Language Graduation Requirement


Continuation of LATN 1A, emphasis is on longer and more difficult reading selections. Roman cultural contributions to western civilization will be emphasized.

LATN 2.     Intermediate Latin. 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): LATN 1B or equivalent; or instructor permission.

General Education Area / Graduation Requirement: Foreign Language Graduation Requirement


Continuation of LATN 1 with emphasis on the development of active skills in reading and writing. Selections include passages from Roman history and Latin poetry. Meets the Foreign Language Graduation Proficiency Requirement.

LATN 120A.     Vergil. 3 Units

LATN 120B.     Cicero. 3 Units

LATN 120C.     Historical Lit In Latin. 3 Units

LATN 195.     Fieldwork -- Tutoring. 1 - 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Advanced level knowledge of Latin and instructor permission.


Tutoring of lower division students of Latin under supervision of instructor. Three hours tutoring per week for each unit. May be taken for credit more than once.

Credit/No Credit

LATN 199.     Special Problems. 1 - 3 Units


Individual projects or directed reading. Open only to students competent to carry on independent study.

Note: Admission requires approval of the instructor by whom the work is to be supervised.

Graded (CR/NC Available)