United Kingdom, London

Latin (Intensive) Intermediate

when 17 July 2017 - 4 August 2017
language English
duration 3 weeks
fee GBP 1500

This intensive module gives you the opportunity to build on your very basic knowledge of Latin to read simple texts in Latin. It is ideal if you intend to study for a Masters or Doctoral degree thus acquiring an essential skill for future research. It is also appropriate if you are an undergraduate students who would not otherwise have the chance to improve your Latin, a mature student and for anyone with an interest in the Roman world.

This module will consist of a minimum of 45 contact hours with teaching taking place between 9 am and 5 pm from Monday to Friday.

Course leader

King's Classics Department

Course aim

Learning outcomes and objectives
By the end of the module, you should have:
• gained the ability to recognise, explain and use for yourself the main principles of Latin grammar; to translate with confidence from Latin into English, even where you have not encountered the author in question before; and to translate into Latin.
• learnt how to analyse sentence structure logically, and developed an enhanced understanding of the nuances of language.

Credits info

Many of our students get credit for the summer modules taken at King’s. You should approach your home university before applying as it is up to them to apply the credit to your degree programme. We would recommend a three week module would be equivalent to 3-4 US credits or 7.5 ECTS.

Fee info

GBP 1500: Tuition fee only