Close Reading in Original Language
Successful students will evaluate texts of Horace in the original language and express their understanding in examinations and essays.
Reading Latin with Understanding
By approaching texts of Horace successful students will learn techniques of reading Latin verse literature with subtlety and precision.
Successful students will understand and apply principles and practice of critical method in all its complexity, with specific reference to the texts of Horace.
Successful students will understand the place of Horace in the literary history of Classical antiquity, locating him in the larger context of political and cultural history.