• 1. Elementary Latin

    Units: 5

    Lecture, three hours; discussion, two hours. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 1G. Elementary Latin for Graduate Students

    Units: 0

    Lecture, eight hours. Concurrently scheduled with course 14. No grading.

  • 2. Elementary Latin

    Units: 5

    Lecture, three hours; discussion, two hours. Enforced requisite: course 1. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 3. Elementary Latin

    Units: 5

    Lecture, three hours; discussion, two hours. Enforced requisite: course 2 or 14. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 14. Elementary Latin: Intensive

    Units: 10

    Lecture, 10 hours. Declensions of nouns and adjectives, conjugations in indicative mood, and primary uses of subjunctive mood. Emphasis on development of ability to read easy selections of classical prose. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 16. Intensive First-Year Latin

    Units: 12

    Lecture, 19 hours. Eight-week intensive introduction to Latin language equivalent to courses 1, 2, and 3. Offered in summer only. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 19. Fiat Lux Freshman Seminars

    Units: 1

    Seminar, one hour. Discussion of and critical thinking about topics of current intellectual importance, taught by faculty members in their areas of expertise and illuminating many paths of discovery at UCLA. P/NP grading.

  • 20. Elementary Latin: Comprehensive Review

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Requisite: course 3 or 16. Formal review of Latin grammar and syntax and development of skills in reading original texts of Latin prose. Readings selected to introduce literature and culture of ancient Rome. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 89. Honors Seminars

    Units: 1

    Seminar, three hours. Limited to 20 students. Designed as adjunct to lower division lecture course. Exploration of topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities and led by lecture course instructor. May be applied toward honors credit for eligible students. Honors content noted on transcript. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 89HC. Honors Contracts

    Units: 1

    Tutorial, three hours. Limited to students in College Honors Program. Designed as adjunct to lower division lecture course. Individual study with lecture course instructor to explore topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities. May be repeated for maximum of 4 units. Individual honors contract required. Honors content noted on transcript. Letter grading.

  • 99. Student Research Program

    Units: 1 to 2

    Tutorial (supervised research or other scholarly work), three hours per week per unit. Entry-level research for lower division students under guidance of faculty mentor. Students must be in good academic standing and enrolled in minimum of 12 units (excluding this course). Individual contract required; consult Undergraduate Research Center. May be repeated. P/NP grading.

  • 100. Intermediate Latin: Introduction to Reading Latin

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Enforced requisite: course 20 (may be taken concurrently). Introduction to developing skills of reading longer, continuous passages of original Latin prose and/or poetry texts, with attention to literary and cultural background. Course is requisite to advanced reading courses. May be repeated for credit twice with change of assigned readings and with consent of instructor. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 101. Plautus

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 102. Terence

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 103. Lucretius

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 104. Ovid

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 105A. Beginning Vergil: Selections from Aeneid I-VI

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Reading of one or more books from first half of "Aeneid," designed especially for students with only limited experience in reading Latin poetry. May be repeated for credit with change in readings and consent of instructor. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 105B. Advanced Vergil

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 105A. Reading and discussion of Vergil's "Eclogues," "Georgics," and/or second half of "Aeneid." May be repeated for credit with change in readings. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 106. Catullus

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 107. Horace

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 108. Roman Elegy

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Selections from Catullus, Tibullus, and Propertius. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 109. Roman Satire

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Readings from author(s) of Roman satire, including Horace, Persius, and Juvenal, or related satiric texts. May be repeated for credit with change in readings and consent of instructor. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 110. Study of Latin Prose

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Work in sight reading and grammatical analysis of classical prose texts; writing of classical prose. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 111. Livy

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 112. Tacitus

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 113. Cicero: Orations

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 114. Roman Epistolography: Cicero and Pliny

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 115. Caesar

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 116. Roman Novel

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Reading and discussion of either Petronius' "Satyricon" or Apuleius' "Metamorphoses" and development of genre of prose novel in antiquity. May be repeated for credit with change in author and text. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 117. Sallust

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 118. Seneca

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Selection of Seneca's works read in Latin. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 119A. Readings in Roman Prose

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Readings of selected Roman prose author(s). Topics may vary from year to year and may be organized in terms of chronology (Republican or imperial), literary genre (Roman biography, antiquarian learning, or science), and/or theme. May be repeated for credit with topic change. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 119B. Readings in Roman Poetry

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Readings of selected Roman poetry author(s). Topics may vary from year to year and may be organized in terms of chronology (Republican or imperial), epic, lyric, elegy, and/or theme. May be repeated for credit with topic change. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 120. Vulgate

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 3. Reading of selected chapters of St. Jerome's translation of Bible, with emphasis on unclassical features of Latin. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 121. Patristic Texts

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 100. Reading and discussion of one or more Latin patristic texts (especially works of Ambrose, Augustine, and/or Jerome), with emphasis on specific features of patristic, as opposed to classical, Latin. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 130. Introduction to Postclassical Latin

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Basic competence in classical Latin required. Readings in postclassical Latin. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 131. Postclassical Latin Prose

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Advanced readings of selected texts in postclassical Latin prose. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 133. Postclassical Latin Poetry

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Advanced readings of selected texts in postclassical Latin poetry. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 189. Advanced Honors Seminars

    Units: 1

    Seminar, three hours. Limited to 20 students. Designed as adjunct to undergraduate lecture course. Exploration of topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities and led by lecture course instructor. May be applied toward honors credit for eligible students. Honors content noted on transcript. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 189HC. Honors Contracts

    Units: 1

    Tutorial, three hours. Limited to students in College Honors Program. Designed as adjunct to upper division lecture course. Individual study with lecture course instructor to explore topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities. May be repeated for maximum of 4 units. Individual honors contract required. Honors content noted on transcript. Letter grading.

  • 197. Individual Studies in Latin

    Units: 2 to 4

    Tutorial, two hours. Limited to juniors/seniors. Individual intensive study, with scheduled meetings to be arranged between faculty member and student. Assigned reading and tangible evidence of mastery of subject matter required. May be repeated for credit. Individual contract required. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 199. Directed Research in Latin

    Units: 2 to 4

    Tutorial, two hours. Limited to juniors/seniors. Supervised individual research or investigation under guidance of faculty mentor. Culminating paper or project required. May be repeated for credit. Individual contract required. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 200A. History of Latin Literature

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Lectures on history of Latin literature, supplemented by reading of Latin texts in original language. May be taken independently for credit. S/U or letter grading.

  • 200B. History of Latin Literature

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Lectures on history of Latin literature, supplemented by reading of Latin texts in original language. May be taken independently for credit. S/U or letter grading.

  • 200C. History of Latin Literature

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Lectures on history of Latin literature, supplemented by reading of Latin texts in original language. May be taken independently for credit. S/U or letter grading.

  • 201. Roman Epic Tradition

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Close study of one epic poet other than Vergil (e.g., Ennius, Lucan, Valerius Flaccus, Statius, Silius Italicus), with attention to literary tradition of epic. May be repeated for credit with topic change. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 202. Seminar: Catullus

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Detailed consideration of entire Catullan corpus. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 203A. Elegiac Poetry

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 203B. Propertius

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 203A is not requisite to 203B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 204A. Vergil's Aeneid

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 204A is requisite to 204B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 204B. Vergil's Aeneid

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 204A. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 205A. Seminar: Vergil's Bucolics

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 205B. Seminar: Vergil's Georgics

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Course 205A is not requisite to 205B. Close reading of Vergil's text; careful evaluation of influential criticism on poem, much of it recent; examination of work's place within tradition of rural poetry. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 206. Horace

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 207. Roman Comedy

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Survey of history of Roman comedy. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 208. Ovid

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 209. Seminar: Roman Satire

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Detailed study of one individual satirist, with attention to his position in development of satirical genre in Roman literature. Choice of author varies from year to year. Close study of text, of characteristics of writer as social critic and artist, and of contemporary literary and social environment. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 210. Advanced Latin Prose Composition

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 110. S/U or letter grading.

  • 211A. Seminar: Roman Historians -- Sallust

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Study of considerable portions of writings of Sallust. May be taken independently for credit. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 211B. Seminar: Roman Historians -- Livy

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Study of considerable portions of writings of Livy. May be taken independently for credit. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 211C. Seminar: Romans Historians -- Tacitus

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Study of considerable portions of writings of Tacitus. May be taken independently for credit. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 214. Ancient Biography: Roman Lives

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Study of biography in ancient Rome. Literary survey or focused readings on lives of Cornelius Nepos, Suetonius, Tacitus, or imperial chroniclers of 4th century C.E. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 215. Seminar: Roman Novel

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Works such as Petronius' "Satyricon" and Apuleius' "Metamorphoses:" study of literary problems. May be repeated for credit with topic change. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 216. Roman Rhetoric

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Close study of one rhetorical text (e.g., "Rhetorica ad Herennium," Cicero's "de Oratore," Seneca's "Controversiae" or "Suasoriae," Quintilian's "Institutio"), with attention to its place in rhetorical tradition. May be repeated for credit with topic change. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 220. Cicero's Orations

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 221A. Cicero's Philosophical Works

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 221B. Cicero: De Natura Deorum

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Course 221A is not requisite to 221B. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 222. Seminar: Roman Stoicism

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 223. Lucretius

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 224. Seneca

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Detailed study of one work of prose or poetry by younger Seneca. May be repeated for credit with topic change. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 229. Sight Translation

    Units: 2

    Seminar, three hours. Preparation: graduate-level knowledge of Latin. Practice in translation of previously unseen texts from variety of authors and genres. Topics include peculiarities of style and vocabulary of distinct genres, literary versus scholarly translation, semantic properties of particular words and constructions. S/U grading.

  • 231A. Seminar: Medieval Latin

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Preparation: at least one upper division Latin course. Course 231A is not requisite to 231B. Studies in various areas of language and literature of medieval Latin. May be repeated for credit with consent of instructor. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 231B. Seminar: Medieval Latin

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Preparation: at least one upper division Latin course. Course 231A is not requisite to 231B. Studies in various areas of language and literature of medieval Latin. May be repeated for credit with consent of instructor. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 232. Vulgar Latin

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. History and characteristics of popular Latin; its development into early forms of Romance languages. S/U or letter grading.

  • 235. Late Latin Poetry

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Close study, with attention to literary and historical background, of work of one or several poets who flourished between death of Ovid and fall of Roman Empire. May be repeated for credit with change in author. S/U or letter grading.

  • 236. Late Latin Prose

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Close study, with attention to literary and historical background, of work of one or several prose authors who flourished between death of Tacitus and fall of Roman Empire. May be repeated for credit with change in author. S/U or letter grading.

  • 240. History of Latin Language

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Development of Latin from earliest monuments until its emergence in Romance languages. S/U or letter grading.

  • 242. Italic Dialects and Latin Historical Grammar

    Units: 2 or 4

    Lecture, three hours. Linguistic situation in early Italy. Readings in Oscan, Umbrian, and early Latin texts. Latin grammar in context of Italic and Indo-European linguistics. S/U or letter grading.

  • 243. Seminar: Latin Palaeography

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Studies in development of book hand in Latin manuscripts earlier than invention of printing. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 245. Neo-Latin

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Preparation: at least two upper division Latin courses. Requisite: course 100. Survey of texts by one or more authors from Renaissance to present, written on related topics. S/U or letter grading.

  • 250. Topical Studies of Ancient Rome

    Units: 2 or 4

    Seminar, three hours. Advanced study of some aspect of Latin language or literature or Roman culture. May be repeated for credit with topic change. S/U (2-unit course) or letter (4-unit course) grading.

  • 495. College Teaching of Latin

    Units: 2

    Seminar, to be arranged. Preparation: appointment as teaching assistant. Methodology of instruction in conjunction with classroom practice. May be repeated for credit. S/U grading.

  • 596. Directed Individual Study or Research

    Units: 2 to 8

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • 597. Study for M.A. Comprehensive Examination or Ph.D. Qualifying Examinations

    Units: 2 to 8

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • 599. Research for Ph.D. Dissertation

    Units: 2 to 8

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.