Comparative Arts and Letters
 

Ovid

Ovid
In-depth study of Ovid's poetry.
LATIN
432
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesLATIN 301
 TaughtFall Contact Department, Winter Contact Department, Spring Contact Department, Summer Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining LATIN 432
Course Outcomes: 

Reading Latin with Understanding

By approaching the texts of Ovid, 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 Ovid.

Literary History

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

Close Reading in Original Language

Successful students will evaluate texts of Ovid through close reading in the original language and express their understanding in examinations and essays.