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|Latin 4/ Honors||466bB||4 Credits|
PREREQUISITE: A MINIMUM GRADE OF B- IN LATIN 3 HONORS
This is a course for students who have completed Latin 3, and wish to pursue their Latin studies by extensive, close reading of such authors as Catullus, Ovid, and Horace. Students taking the course at Honors level need to have a strong base in grammar and syntax on which they will build a sophisticated understanding of the authors read. Oral reading and the memorization of brief Latin passages help develop an appreciation for the literary qualities of the prose and poetry. Quizzes and tests will require translation, scansion, thorough explanation of grammar and syntax and sophisticated literary analysis. Daily written translation, along with vocabulary building and grammar review are required for homework. Students at the honors level need a strong grounding in Latin grammar and vocabulary.
Curriculum Map for Latin 4/ Honors