University of Vermont

2013-2014 Catalogue

Graduate Courses in Latin (LAT)

LAT 203 - Republican Prose
Extensive reading in Caesar and Sallust, and in the speeches of Cicero. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 204 - Epic Poets
Extensive reading in Lucretius, Vergil, Ovid, and others. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 211 - Latin Prose Style
Readings in literary prose analyzed stylistically and imitated in composition. Required of Latin majors.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 212 - Latin Prose Style
Readings in literary prose analyzed stylistically and imitated in composition. Required of Latin majors.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 227 - Roman Lyric Poets
Selections from the works of Catullus, Horace, Propertius, and Tibullus. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 251 - Roman Letters
Letters of Cicero, Horace, and Pliny. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 252 - Comedy
Two plays of Plautus and Terence. Study of the precursors of this literary form. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 253 - Roman Oratory
Selections from Cicero's De Oratore, Orator, Brutus, and from his speeches. Historical development of forensic and other rhetorical canons. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 255 - Historians of the Empire
Historians of the Empire. Augustus, Res Gestae; Tacitus, Annals, I-IV; selections from Suetonius and Ammianus Marcellinus. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 256 - Satire
Selections from Horace, Persius, Juvenal, Petronius. Study of the development of this literary form. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 271 - Silver Latin
Extensive reading of post-Augustan authors not included in other advanced courses. Alternate years, as needed.
Credits: 3.00
LAT 295 - Advanced Special Topics
Advanced courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of existing departmental offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Credits: 1.00 to 18.00
LAT 296 - Advanced Special Topics
Advanced courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of existing departmental offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Credits: 1.00 to 18.00