LAT 507 - First-Year Latin II

Texas Common Number: LATI 1512
Course Number Course Title Day & Time Course Fee Register
LAT 507 First-Year Latin II Online $1145.00
Course Type:
Self-Paced Online
Description:

Following the successful completion of First-Year Latin I (LAT 506 or equivalent), this online course will continue to build the foundations of Latin vocabulary, grammar and syntax, bringing the student to an intermediate proficiency in the language. We will work our way through Wheelock’s Latin, chapters 26-40. We will accompany this work with regular readings of texts relating to Roman history and historical myths, leading up to a reading of authentic Latin (Eutropius' commentary on the war against Hannibal).

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This course is independent study and is self-paced. Students have five months upon registration in which to complete all coursework and exams.

Textbooks and Materials:

  • Wheelock’s Latin, 7th ed. Harper Collins, 2011. ISBN: 9780061997228
  • Beyer, B. (Ed.). War with Hannibal: Authentic Latin Prose for the Beginning Student, 2008. ISBN: 9780300139181

Technical Requirements:

Students are required to use a laptop or desktop computer with a high-speed internet connection. Tablets and smartphones are not supported. The computer should have a modern and updated operating system, at least 2GB of RAM and also meet Proctorio’s system requirements for online testing.

Official UT Austin Description:

Continuation of Latin 506.

Prerequisites:

Latin 506 with a grade of at least C.

Students should contact the University Extension advisor with any questions about prerequisites or placement in our courses. All students should contact their academic advisor with any questions about how this course fulfills their degree requirements.