Units of study

LATN3606 - Latin Imperial Prose

Semester 2, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Paul Roche

Description

This unit, which concentrates on the prose literature of the Empire, aims to expand students' knowledge of this period of Roman literature through a study of one or more important texts (to be advised on the department of Classics & Ancient History web site prior to commencement of lectures). Language skills necessary for the understanding of the texts will be assumed and emphasis placed on interpretation, literary appreciation and the generic and/or historical background of the texts.

Assessments

1x2hr exam (45%) and 5x100wd unseen translation exercises (10%) and 1x2000wd essay (45%)

Classes

3x1-hr lectures/week

Prerequisites

LATN3600 or LATN3607

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