Latin 3

Course Number 
OLA13
Level 
High School
Session 
Year-long
Prerequisites 
Latin 2 (OLA12) or equivalent as determined by placement exam

In this advanced Latin course, students concentrate on refining their reading skills and tackling longer passages of prose and poetry with attention to accurate translation and in-depth literary analysis. Readings will be drawn from works by authors such as Cicero, Caesar, Catullus, Ovid, Horace, Plautus, Pliny, and Seneca. Understood goals: Translation of larger passages of original Latin, including poetry; refinement of skills in literary analysis and essay writing; deeper understanding of Roman literary history.