Latin (LATIN)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

LATIN 1201

Introductory course designed to prepare students to start reading Latin prose at the end of a year. The class moves swiftly and includes extensive memorization of vocabulary and paradigms; study of Latin ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4693LATIN 1201  SEM 101

    • MTRFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Please contact Linda Brown (lmb296@cornell.edu) if this course is full and you would like to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4694LATIN 1201  SEM 102

    • MTRFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Please contact Linda Brown (lmb296@cornell.edu) if this course is full and you would like to enroll.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5294LATIN 1201  SEM 103

    • MTRFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Please contact Linda Brown (lmb296@cornell.edu) if this course is full and you would like to enroll.

LATIN 1204

Provides a comprehensive but streamlined review of the forms and syntax typically covered in LATIN 1201 and LATIN 1202 or a comparable first-year Latin sequence. It begins with a quick review of the most ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4695LATIN 1204  SEM 101

    • MTRFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Clary, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: placement by departmental examination.

LATIN 1205

Introduces students to reading original Latin text (fall, Livy's Rome; spring, Cicero's Letters ). Covers complex syntax and reviews the grammar presented in LATIN 1202, LATIN 1204. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  4696LATIN 1205  SEM 101

    • MWFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Rebillard, E

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Prerequisites: LATIN 1202, LATIN 1204 or placement by departmental exam. Please contact Linda Brown (lmb296@cornell.edu) if this course is full and you would like to enroll.

LATIN 2201

Cicero's Philippics – his fierce denunciations of Mark Antony delivered after the assassination of Julius Caesar – offer an insight into one of the most turbulent times in Roman – and world – history. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  5880LATIN 2201  LEC 001

    • MWFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Fontaine, M

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Prerequisite: LATIN 1205 or grade of A- or above in LATIN 1202, LATIN 1204 or placement by departmental exam. Please contact Linda Brown (lmb296@cornell.edu) if this course is full and you would like to enroll.

LATIN 2206

The course offers an overview of prose letter-writing in the Late Republic and Empire. Selections from the correspondence of Cicero, Seneca, and Pliny will be read, translated, and discussed in class. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17745LATIN 2206  SEM 101

    • MWFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Gallagher, D

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Prerequisite: LATIN 2201 or placement above LATIN 2201 on departmental exam.

LATIN 2207

Latin, like any language, is mastered only when one can speak it. Yet the goal of spoken Latin, unlike modern languages, is not necessarily conversational fluency. Rather, by formulating one's own thoughts ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  6990LATIN 2207  SEM 101

    • MWFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Gallagher, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: LATIN 2201 or placement above LATIN 2201 on departmental exam.

LATIN 3220

Topic: Seneca's De Clementia. Building on the intermediate level to acquire a literary vocabulary and syntactic structures, this course prepares students for independent reading of major authors entirely ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • Topic: Cicero’s Pro Caelio and Pro Milone

  •  7416LATIN 3220  SEM 101

    • MWTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Roby, C

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Prerequisite: One term of 2000-level Latin or permission of instructor.

LATIN 3286

May be taken upon completion of one semester of work at the 3000-level. To be taken only in exceptional circumstances. Must be arranged by the student with his or her advisor and the faculty member who ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4738LATIN 3286  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Independent study at the 3000-level may be undertaken by undergraduates upon completion of one semester of work at the 3000-level in the relevant field and only with the permission of the director of undergraduate studies in cases of extraordinary circumstances.

LATIN 7201

A systematic treatment of the phonological, morphological and synyactic structure of Classical Latin intended to give prospective teachers of the language additional tools for explaining its forms and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 18862LATIN 7201  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Nussbaum, A

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person

LATIN 7222

This course is an introduction to and survey of Latin scripts from Roman antiquity through the early Renaissance, with an emphasis on the identification, localization, and reading of scripts. Class meetings ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: MEDVL 6102

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18512LATIN 7222  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

LATIN 7262

Reading and translation of Latin philosophical texts. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •  5989LATIN 7262  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • MacDonald, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person