LAT s312K • Second-Year Latin II: Vergil's Aeneid
10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Reading, translation, and discussion of selections from Vergil's Latin epic on the origins, impact, and ideals of Rome.
Course objectives: 1) Read selections from the Aeneid in its original language; 2) Improve knowledge of Latin grammar, syntax, and vocabulary, and techniques of translation; 3) Read and scan Latin hexameter verse, as exemplified by the Aeneid; 4) Read the entire Aeneid in translation; 5) Increase knowledge and understanding of Roman literature, history, and culture.
Vergil. Pharr. ed. Aeneid (DC Heath) Cassell's, L-E/E-L Dictionary (Macmillan) Vergil. Fitzgerald, transl. Aeneid (Random)