Latin 3: module 3
Time: 18:00 - 19:30
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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What is the course about?
This course continues from the Latin 3: Module 2, aiming to improve your fluency in reading and translating Latin, and helping you to gain a greater knowledge of grammar and vocabulary.
This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.
What will we cover?
We shall be using the textbook Reading Latin. Reading will be combined with grammar instruction and exercises on grammatical points. We will be continuing from the beginning of Section 5D in the course-book.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
demonstrate knowledge of
- deponent and semi-deponent verb tenses
- Latin pronouns
- adjectives and adverbs.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
You should have studied Latin 3 Module 2 or have an equivalent knowledge. As this course is taught in English, you should be able to follow verbal and written instructions in English and also take part in class and group discussions on readings.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
The course consists of translation, grammar instructions and grammar exercises with a high level of student interaction (individual, pair and group work). Students are expected to do the homework regularly, check the resources uploaded on Google Classroom and participate in oral classroom activities. Homework will require approx. 2-3 hours per week.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
Bring writing material.
The textbook will continue to be “Reading Latin” by Peter Jones & Keith Sidwell, 2nd edition, Cambridge University Press, 2 volumes:
- Grammar and Exercises (ISBN 9781107632264)
- Text and Vocabulary’ (ISBN 9781107618701).
An e-book version can also be purchased.
Other texts may be confirmed by the tutor during the first session of the course.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Latin 4: module 1.
Sara has been teaching Classics and Greek and Latin languages in UK Higher Education since 2017. She holds a PhD in Greek literature.
Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.