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Classics Honours Seminar 2 (CLAS40035)

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Overview

Year of offer2019
Subject levelHonours
Subject codeCLAS40035
Campus
Parkville
Availability
Semester 2
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

This subject is designed to provide the opportunity for extensive reading and class discussion of classical (Latin and Ancient Greek) literary and non-literary texts in the original languages. The focus is on reading various complete texts, rather than extracts, to facilitate engagement of linguistic and hermeneutical study in a fully integrated fashion. Students who complete this subject will have achieved a high standard in translating and interpreting classical texts.

Intended learning outcomes

Students who successfully complete this subject should:

  • have read a number of classical texts in the original and consolidated their knowledge of grammar and syntax and extended their vocabulary;
  • have encountered texts in a variety of genres and styles;
  • have achieved a high standard in translating, interpreting and analysing classical texts.

Last updated: 10 August 2019