Course requirements. At least 30 credits beyond the bachelors degree, including:
Two comprehensive examinations:
LAT 6425 Latin Prose Composition (3) Translating English into Latin and imitation of various Latin prose styles.
LNW 5325 Roman Elegiac Poetry (3) Readings in Latin from one or all of the following: Catullus, Tibullus, Propertius, Ovid, or other Latin elegiac poetry.
LNW 5655 Roman Poets: Horace (3; max: 6) Horaces poetry and metrics.
LNW 5665 Roman Poets: Vergil (3; max: 6) The poetic art of Vergil and its literary, historical, and political background.
LNW 5675 Roman Poets: Ovid (3; max: 6) Ovids poetic art against its literary, historical, and political background.
LNW 5676 Roman Poets: The Silver Age (3; max: 6) Prerequisite: reading knowledge of ancient Greek at advanced level. Readings from major poets of period, including Lucan, Satius, and others.
LNW 6105 Roman Tradition (3) synoptic survey of Roman literature.
LNW 6225 The Ancient Roman Novel (3; max: 6) Readings from Petronius and/or Apuleius.
LNW 6335 Roman Oratory and Rhetoric (3; max: 6) Theory and practice of Roman oratory and rhetoric through Latin readings in Cicero, Seneca, and Quintilian, and other sources.
LNW 6365 Studies in Roman Satire (3; max: 6) Readings from Horace, Persius, Petronius, Juvenal, Martial.
LNW 6385 Roman Historians (3; max: 9) Readings from major historians: Sallust, Caesar, Livy, Tacitus, Suetonius, and others.
LNW 6495 Late Latin Literature (3) Readings from one or more of the following: Vulgate, Christian Church Fathers, Historia Apollonii, Peregrinatio Aetheriae, Harringtons Medieval Latin.
LNW 6905 Individual Work (2-4; max: 10) Readings and reports in language and literature.
LNW 6933 Special Topics in Latin Literature (3; max: 6) Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor. Intensive study of particular author, genre, period, or subject.
LNW 6935 Proseminar in Classics (3) Introduction to the study of classical literature, history of scholarship, bibliographies, areas of the discipline.
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