Course Summary

An understanding of Latin and its literature is important for an appreciation of European culture. In this beginners’ course, students learn to read Latin and find their way into the history and culture of Ancient Rome. It covers the basics of Latin grammar and vocabulary. The emphasis is on reading Latin.

Course Sessions

Wednesday, 23rd September - 12 classes


Session ID DLAW7501C
23 Sep - 9 Dec 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Peter Daly

Students learn to read and translate simple Latin text from Cambridge Latin Course Book 1; learn the forms of three cases of the Latin nouns and the forms of Latin verbs in the present, imperfect and perfect tenses, and the indicative active.
Opportunities are provided to students to compose their own Latin sentences using the grammar they have learned. There is considerable discussion of aspects of Roman history and culture.

At the end of the course, students will be able to read and translate simple Latin text and compose simple Latin sentences.

Latin 2

IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED THE PREVIOUS LEVEL AT CAE, YOU NEED TO CONTACT CAE FOR A SKILL ASSESSMENT PRIOR TO ENROLLING.

N.B. CAE withdrawal policy does not allow for refund or transfer once the course has started in the event that the level of the class is not suitable.

***IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR LAST-MINUTE ENROLMENTS*** If you enrol on the same day this course starts, please check your confirmation email and ensure you contact the Languages Centre to receive a link to attend the online sessions at languages@cae.edu.au***

Link to purchase the book: https://languageint.com.au

Textbook:

Oxford Latin Course: Student’s Book Part 1, by Maurice Balme and James Morwood,
ISBN 10: 0199122261X ISBN 14: 9780199122264 

(This is the red student book. The 2nd edition and the 2nd edition revised are equivalent).

To attend your online sessions all you need is the link we will provide (via email), a device with internet connection and a webcam.

***Cancellations or postponements are notified 48 hours before class commencement. Please consider this before purchasing class materials***

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Last updated: September 22, 2020 04:46pm