Classics - Catullus

University College Dublin


Course Name Classics - Catullus
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code LAT20130
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Spring
Application Date 2022-2023 Academic Year
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Duration Spring Trimester - January to May

Student Effort Hours:
Student Effort Type Hours
Specified Learning Activities 54
Autonomous Student Learning 28
Lectures 18
Total 100

Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Class time will be devoted to translation of the primary text, with some discussion of points of historical and literary interest along the way.
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Eligibility Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
LAT20170 - Introduction to Latin Texts
Course Content

Expand+LAT20130 Catullus
Academic Year 2022/2023

In this course students will read the poetry of Catullus, who wrote on erotic, political and mythological themes during the period of the Late Roman Republic. In parallel with a close reading of the texts...

Number of Credits 5
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