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Lesley Dean-Jones, Chair 2210 Speedway, Mail Code C3400, Austin, TX 78712-1738 • 512-471-5742

Spring 2005

LAT 506 • First-Year Latin I

Unique Days Time Location Instructor
30045 to 30055 Multiple Sections

Course Description

30045 LAT 506 M-F 9:00-10:00 CBA 4.326 30050 LAT 506 M-F 12:00-1:00 UTC 4.120 30055 LAT 506 1:00-2:00p WEL 3.266 Latin is one of the basic languages to learn for better command of English; over 65% of the English vocabulary is based on Latin. Latin 506 acquaints the student with the principal forms and structures of Latin in an interesting and challenging manner. The aim is to proceed to the reading of connected Latin passages as soon as possible and to learn about the culture of the Roman people.

Grading Policy

Class participation, quizzes, hour tests and a uniform final exam.

Texts

Wheelock, Wheelock's Latin 6h edition (Harper) Groton & May, 38 Latin Stories (Bolchazy) Hillard & Botting, Elementary Latin Translation Book (Bolchazy & Carducci) Bennett, New Latin Grammar (Bolchazy) Corneau & LeFleur, Workbook to Wheelock's Latin (Harper) Goldman & Szymanski, English Grammar for Students of Latin (Olivia & Hill) (optional)

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