Comparative Arts and Letters
 

Catullus

Catullus
In-depth study of the poetry of Catullus.
LATIN
435
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesLATIN 301
 Taught 
 ProgramsContaining LATIN 435
Course Outcomes: 

Reading Latin

By approaching the texts of Catullus, successful students will learn techniques of reading Latin poetic literature with subtlety and precision

Critical Method

Successful students will understand and apply principles and practice of critical method in all its complexity, with specific reference to the texts of Catullus.

Literary History

Successful students will understand the place of Catullus in the literary history of Classical Literature, locating him in the larger context of political and cultural history.

Close Reading in the Original Language

Successful students will intelligently evaluate texts of Catullus through close reading in the original language and express this in examinations and essays.