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Study Latin at Otago

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Overview

Latin and Greek papers offer both linguistic training and the experience of reading the major works of Greek and Roman literature, drama, history and philosophy in the original languages.

The languages are also an essential tool for postgraduate work in Classics.

Contact details

Email classics@otago.ac.nz
Website otago.ac.nz/classics

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Qualifications

Latin is available as an optional minor subject for:

You cannot major in Latin for any qualification. However, Classics is available as a subject of study for the degrees of Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Arts with Honours (BA(Hons)), and Master of Arts (MA), and the Postgraduate Diploma in Arts Subjects (PGDipArts).

Papers

See the full list of Latin (LATN) papers.

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Minor Subject Requirements

Latin as a minor subject for a BA, MusB, BPA, BTheol, BSc, BAppSc, BCom, BHealSc, or BASc degree

Available as a minor subject for a Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Music (MusB), Bachelor of Performing Arts (BPA), Bachelor of Theology (BTheol), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), Bachelor of Health Science (BHealSc), or Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) degree

Level Papers Points
100-level

LATN 111  Introductory Latin 1

LATN 112  Introductory Latin 2

18

18

200-level

LATN 211  Intermediate Latin

LATN 212  Intermediate Latin Authors

18

18

300-level

One 300-level LATN paper

18
 

No paper forming part of a minor subject requirement in Latin may also count for a minor or major subject requirement in Classics.

 
Total   90

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