Comparative Arts and Letters
 

Medieval Latin

Medieval Latin
Study of particular periods (e.g., Carolingian renaissance, twelfth-century renaissance) or genres (e.g., historiography, epic, autobiography), or survey of medieval Latin.
LATIN
441
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesLATIN 301 & LATIN 302
 TaughtFall Contact Department, Winter Contact Department, Spring Contact Department, Summer Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining LATIN 441
Course Outcomes: 

Close Reading in Original Language

Successful students will intelligently evaluate a variety of Medieval Latin texts in the original language and express their understanding in examinations and essays.

Reading Latin with Understanding

By approaching a variety of Medieval Latin texts successful students will learn techniques of reading Latin prose and verse 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 Medieval Latin texts.

Literary History

Successful students will understand the place of a variety of Medieval Latin authors and texts in the literary history of Classical antiquity and the Middle Ages, locating them in the larger context of political and cultural history.