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2008/09 Undergraduate Module Catalogue

CLAS1902 Fast-Track Latin 2

20 creditsClass Size: 25

Module manager: Prof Robert Maltby
Email: r.maltby@leeds.ac.uk

Taught: Semester 2 (Jan to Jun) View Timetable

Year running 2008/09

Pre-requisites

CLAS1901Fast-Track Latin 1

This module is approved as an Elective

This module is approved as a Special Skills Elective

Module summary

This is a challenging and intensive module for those serious about learning Latin in a short space of time. Following on from CLAS1901 Fast-Track Latin 1, the module provides the foundation for reading Latin texts in the original in the next academic year. Attendance at all classes and completion of all homework is compulsory and will be closely monitored. The module is worth 20 credits and runs in semester 2 only, with 5 classes per week. For further information, visit us at the Electives Fair or contact the Department of Classics, situated on the first floor of the Parkinson Building, south end (email: classics@leeds.ac.uk; website: www.leeds.ac.uk/classics/; telephone: 0113 343 3537).

Objectives

This is a challenging and intensive module for those serious about learning Latin in a short space of time. Following on from CLAS1901 Fast-Track Latin 1, the module provides the foundation for reading Latin texts in the original in the next academic year.

Syllabus

Units 10-18 of the new course materials; reading of continuous passages of Latin.

Teaching methods

Due to COVID-19, teaching and assessment activities are being kept under review - see module enrolment pages for information

Delivery typeNumberLength hoursStudent hours
Tutorial551.0055.00
Private study hours145.00
Total Contact hours55.00
Total hours (100hr per 10 credits)200.00

Methods of assessment

Due to COVID-19, teaching and assessment activities are being kept under review - see module enrolment pages for information


Coursework
Assessment typeNotes% of formal assessment
In-course Assessment2 x 1 hour in-class tests(weeks 3 & 6) the average of the two marks is taken50.00
Total percentage (Assessment Coursework)50.00

Normally resits will be assessed by the same methodology as the first attempt, unless otherwise stated


Exams
Exam typeExam duration% of formal assessment
Standard exam (closed essays, MCQs etc)3 hr 50.00
Total percentage (Assessment Exams)50.00

Normally resits will be assessed by the same methodology as the first attempt, unless otherwise stated

Reading list

There is no reading list for this module

Last updated: 14/06/2010

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