CLLA201 Intermediate Classical Languages

Updated: 25 September 2019
Credit Points 6
Location Teaching Period Mode of Study
Armidale Trimester 1 Online
Armidale Trimester 1 On Campus
Intensive School(s)

Intensive schools are for students enrolled in Online Mode only, unless specified in the notes.

Start Finish Attendance Notes
20 March 2020 22 March 2020 Non-Mandatory Only offered if a minimum of three online students from each strand (Latin and Greek) commits to attend.
Supervised Exam There is a supervised exam at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled. The paper-based exam will be held at an established exam venue, and coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.
Pre-requisites 12cp at 100 level including CLLA102 or GRK102 or LATN102 or equivalent; or candidature in the MA - Rule (b) (Classical World major)
Co-requisites None
Restrictions GRK220 for Greek strand or LATN220 for Latin strand

For futher information on the discipline's offerings, please visit the Classics and Ancient History webpage.

Coordinator for Greek: Clemens Koehn

Coordinator for Latin: Sarah Lawrence

Combined Units None
Coordinator(s) Tristan Taylor (
Unit Description

This unit builds on the study of Greek or Latin in CLLA101 and CLLA102 with the intention that all major constructions will be understood by the end of the unit. Practice is given in reading unseen passages. Increasingly, students will be exposed to original literary texts with attention given to content as well as syntax. Candidates must continue to follow the language strand selected in the first-year units.

Materials Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
Disclaimer Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.
Assessment Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
Learning Outcomes (LO) Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. apply reading skills to complex and extended Greek or Latin texts;
  2. independently apply knowledge and skills to provide solutions to sophisticated questions about an ancient language;
  3. analyse complex texts using an appropriate metalanguage to complete a range of activities;
  4. apply and transmit information about ancient literary skills and techniques in their social and political contexts; and
  5. demonstrate broad technical and theoretical knowledge of an ancient language.