This unit expands students' knowledge of the poetry of the Republic and Augustan era through study of one or more important texts from this influential period in Rome's literary history. The focus of the unit will be on the interpretation, literary appreciation and generic and/or historical background of the texts. Language skills will continue to be tested and developed by periodic exercises in unseen translation.
1x2hr exam (45%), 5x100wd unseen translation exercises (10%) and 1x2000wd Essay (45%)
12 credit points at 2000 level in LatinCo-requisites