Experience the major works of Roman literature, drama, history and philosophy in the original language.
Latin papers offer both linguistic training and the experience of reading the major works in the original language. Latin, along with Greek, is an essential tool for postgraduate work in Classics.
Latin is available as an optional minor subject for the qualifications listed against the minor subject requirements below. It can also be taken as part of a major in Classics.
Classics is available as a major subject of study for a number of degrees.
Minor subject requirements
Latin as a minor subject for a BA, MusB, BPA, BTheol, BSc, BAppSc, BCom, BHealSc, BACom, BASc or BComSc 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), Bachelor of Arts and Commerce (BACom), Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) or Bachelor of Commerce and Science (BComSc) degree
LATN 111 Introductory Latin 1
LATN 112 Introductory Latin 2
LATN 211 Intermediate Latin
LATN 212 Intermediate Latin Authors
One 300-level LATN paper
No paper forming part of a minor subject requirement in Latin may also count for a minor or major subject requirement in Classics.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a selection of on-campus papers will be made available via distance and online learning for eligible students.
Find out which papers are available and how to apply on our COVID-19 website
|Paper code||Year||Title||Points||Teaching period|
|LATN111||2021||Introductory Latin 1||18 points||First Semester|
|LATN112||2021||Introductory Latin 2||18 points||Second Semester|
|LATN211||2021||Intermediate Latin||18 points||First Semester|
|LATN212||2021||Intermediate Latin Authors||18 points||Second Semester|
|LATN328||2021||Advanced Latin Authors 1||18 points||Second Semester|
|LATN329||2021||Advanced Latin Authors 2||18 points||Not offered, expected to be offered in 2024|
|LATN464||2021||A Topic in Latin Literature||20 points||Second Semester|