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Undergraduate Catalog 2013-2014


Approved Courses

The following list includes undergraduate courses that have been approved as of  June 2010.  Courses added after that date do not appear in this list.  Courses eliminated after that date may still appear.  Not every course is offered regularly.  Students should consult the Schedule of Classes at www.testudo.umd.edu  to ascertain which courses are actually offered during a given semester.

COURSE NUMBERING SYSTEM

Number   Eligibility
000-099   Non-credit course
100-199   Primarily freshman course
200-299   Primarily sophomore course
300-399   Junior, senior course not acceptable for credit toward graduate degrees
386-387   Campus-wide internship courses; refer to information describing Experiential Learning
400-499   Junior, senior course acceptable for credit toward some graduate degree
500-599   Professional School course (Dentistry, Architecture, Law, Medicine) or post-baccalaureate course
600-899   Course restricted to graduate students
799   Master Thesis credit
899   Doctoral Dissertation credit

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Courses in "LATN-Latin"

LATN - Latin

LATN 101 Elementary Latin I (4) Additional information: A student who has two units of Latin in high school may register for LATN101 for the purposes of review, but ordinarily not for credit.

LATN 102 Elementary Latin II (4) Prerequisite: Must have completed LATN101 at University of Maryland, College Park; or permission of ARHU-Classics department.

LATN 120 Intensive Latin (4) Prerequisite: Permission of ARHU-Classics department. Restriction: Must not have completed LATN102. Elements of Latin grammar and vocabulary; elementary reading. The first year's study of Latin compressed into a single semester.

LATN 201 Intermediate Latin (4) Prerequisite: Must have completed LATN102 at University of Maryland, College Park; or permission of ARHU-Classics department. Formerly: LATN203.

LATN 220 Intermediate Intensive Latin (4) Prerequisite: LATN120 or LATN102; or students who have taken courses with comparable content may contact the department. Review of Latin grammar; reading in prose and poetry from selected authors.

LATN 269 Special Topics in Study Abroad II (1-6) Repeatable to 15 credits if content differs. Special topics course taken as part of an approved study abroad program.

LATN 301 Plautus (3) Plautine drama. Literary, linguistic and socio-cultural aspects. Readings are in Latin.

LATN 302 Ovid (3) Major works of Ovidian poetry. Literary and moral atmosphere of Augustan age. Readings are in Latin.

LATN 303 Petronius (3) Reading and analysis of Petronius' Satyricon with an emphasis on the literary climate of the Neronian Age and on the emergence of the novel as a literary genre. Readings are in Latin.

LATN 304 Cicero and Sallust (3) Prerequisite: LATN201; or students who have taken courses with comparable content may contact the department. Selected speeches of Cicero and selections from the historian Sallust. Rhetorical, social and political context. Readings are in Latin.

LATN 351 Horace and Catullus (3) Prerequisite: LATN201; or students who have taken courses with comparable content may contact the department. Readings are in Latin.

LATN 369 Special Topics in Study Abroad III (1-6) Repeatable to 15 credits if content differs. Special topics course taken as part of an approved study abroad program.

LATN 386 Experiential Learning (3-6) Prerequisite: Must have a Learning Proposal approved by the Office of Experiential Learning Programs, faculty sponsor, and student's internship sponsor. Restriction: Junior standing or higher.

LATN 402 Tacitus (3) Readings are in Latin.

LATN 403 Roman Satire (3) Readings are in Latin.

LATN 405 Lucretius (3) Readings are in Latin.

LATN 410 Latin Historians (3) Latin historical writing as a literary genre. Influences, style, and literary techniques. Readings are in Latin.

LATN 415 Vergil's Aeneid (3) Formerly: LATN305. Vergil's Aeneid: readings of selections in Latin and of the entire epic in English translation along with critical essays.

LATN 420 Cicero and Caesar (3) Reading and analysis of texts by M. Tullius Cicero and C. Iulius Caesar, with emphasis on the relationships between them and on the period of the Civil War. Readings are in Latin.

LATN 424 Silver Age Latin (3) Reading and analysis of selected texts. Emphasis on the role of Nero and Seneca in literary developments. Readings are in Latin.

LATN 472 Historical Development of the Latin Language (3) Credit only granted for: LATN472 or LING431. An analysis of the development of the Latin language from archaic times to the Middle Ages.

LATN 488 Latin Readings (3) Prerequisite: Permission of ARHU-Classics department. Repeatable to 6 credits if content differs. The reading of one or more selected Latin authors from antiquity through the Renaissance. Reports.

LATN 499 Independent Study in Latin Language and Literature (1-3) Prerequisite: Permission of ARHU-Classics department. Repeatable to 6 credits if content differs.

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