Sibiu, Romania

Latin Language Course - Beginners Level, Online Learning

online course
when 13 July 2020 - 24 July 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 150

The course is designed for absolute beginners. Noun and adjective declension, verb conjugation on the present verbal stem, as well as an introduction to the syntactic values of the cases and the fundamental vocabulary of classical Latin will be covered throughout 10 course days including 6 hours of daily training for a total of 60 classroom hours. The 6 hours of daily training will combine theoretical with practical classes and the students will have the chance to read and understand their first lines from Caesar, Sallust or the Vulgate.

Course leader

Antoaneta Sabau has studied Classical Philology at the University of Bucharest and Medieval Studies at Central European University, Budapest. She is preparing the first Romanian translations of Eriugena’s Periphyseon and De praedestinatione.

Target group

Humanities, Western Church history and classics scholars, theology faculty students and seminarians, and those interested in learning Latin as an intellectual past-time will all find this course beneficial for creating a foundation of Latin to build on for future studies.

Course aim

By the end of the course students should be able to read and understand simple Latin texts and phrases.

Credits info

The Dan Slușanschi School for Classical and Oriental Languages does not at present offer course credits.

Fee info

EUR 150: Payment for the course is due by no later than June 5th, 2020. Please contact for payment information. Course fee does not include bank wire transfer.


At present the Dan Slușanschi School for Classical and Oriental Languages does not offer scholarships. In most cases we can provide a letter of support for any scholarship or continuing education fund as needed.