Latin Literature A (i) (2006/2007)

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Course code
4S01243
Name of lecturer
Licinia Ricottilli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/04 - LATIN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
2nd semester dal Feb 19, 2007 al Jun 1, 2007.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

Knowledge of Latin literature in its fundamental issues (literary genres) and in its major works; acquaintance of the basic ability for a linguistic and historical-literary analysis of prose and poetic Latin texts.

Syllabus

Contents of the course: Latin literature and literary genres; conflicting characterization, through text samples, of the most important genres; reading, linguistic and historical-literary comment of Cicero’s Laelius vel de amicizia (§§ 18-66).

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral test, partly carried out directly on the Latin text.
NOTE: The knowledge of Latin morphology, grammarr and lexicon is expected and evaluated during the test. Those who don’t have preliminary knowledge should attend the Latin Tutor course and/or take the relevant test (getting through involves three F credits) before they begin to attend the courses of L-FIL-LET/04 (Latin literature, Latin grammarr, History of Italian language).