CLLA202 Intermediate Classical Texts

UNE has cancelled in-person, paper-based exams for Trimester 2. Instead, all exams will either be transferred to other modes of assessment, or offered online. There may be some discrepancies to published unit information while we work through the University processes to approve the changes and reflect them through publication. Information about online exams is available on UNE's Online Supervised Exams page.

Updated: 16 July 2020
Credit Points 6
Offering
Location Teaching Period Mode of Study
Armidale Trimester 2 Online
Armidale Trimester 2 On Campus
Intensive School(s)

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

Start Finish Attendance Notes
17 July 2020 19 July 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 no supervised examination.
Pre-requisites 18cp of Greek or Latin including CLLA101 or CLLA102 or CLLA201 or GRK102 or LATN102
Co-requisites None
Restrictions None
Notes

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

Combined Units None
Coordinator(s) Sarah Lawrence (slawren4@une.edu.au)
Unit Description

In this unit, students in each strand (Greek or Latin) will read original texts in order to achieve understanding of these texts at a linguistic level as well exploring their literary/historical significance. The texts set may vary from year to year.

Prescribed Material
Mandatory

Text(s):

Note: Students are expected to purchase prescribed material. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.

Caesar's Gallic War: Book 6

ISBN: 9780862920883
Kennedy, E.C. (ed), Bristol Classical Press 1992

Note: Latin Strand.

Text refers to: Trimester 2, On Campus and Online

Selections from Homer's Iliad

ISBN: 9780806133638
Benner, A.R., University of Oklahoma Press 2001

Note: Greek Strand.

Text refers to: Trimester 2, On Campus and Online

The Student's Catullus

ISBN: 9780806142326
Garrison, D., Inbooks 4th ed. 2012

Note: Latin Strand.

Text refers to: Trimester 2, On Campus and Online

Xenophon's Anabasis: Books I-IV

ISBN: 9780806113470
Mather, M.W. and Hewitt, J.W. (eds), University of Oklahoma Press 1979

Note: Greek Strand.

Text refers to: Trimester 2, On Campus and Online

Disclaimer Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.
Assessment
Must
Complete
Title Exam Length Weight Mode No. Words
Compulsory Greek and Latin: Assessment 1 10% 600
Assessment Notes

Short essay/grammatical exercise.

Relates to Learning Outcomes (LO)

LO: 1-5

Compulsory Greek and Latin: Assessment 2 15% 800
Assessment Notes

Short essay/grammatical exercise.

Relates to Learning Outcomes (LO)

LO: 1-5

Compulsory Greek and Latin: Assessment 3 15% 800
Assessment Notes

Short essay/grammatical exercise.

Relates to Learning Outcomes (LO)

LO: 1-5

Compulsory Greek and Latin: Assessment 4 15% 800
Assessment Notes

Short essay/grammatical exercise.

Relates to Learning Outcomes (LO)

LO: 1-5

Compulsory Take Home Exam 2 hrs 15 mins 45%
Assessment Notes

Greek and Latin: Take Home Exam (Timed)

Relates to Learning Outcomes (LO)

LO: 1-5


Learning Outcomes (LO) Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. apply reading skills to complex, unpredictable 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, unpredictable texts using an appropriate metalanguage to complete a range of activities;
  4. apply and transmit specialist information about the style of particular authors, the requirements of the genre and historical and literary context of the text; and
  5. demonstrate broad technical and theoretical knowledge of an ancient language as well as specialist knowledge about a particular author/authors.