Selections from Latin Texts/Authors in the Genres of History, Oratory, and/or Philosophy


Detailed study of selections from one or more genres. Typical iterations might investigate Roman concept and practice of writing history from Cato to Ammianus Marcellinus; study of Roman oratory (readings might include Cicero, Quintilian, Tacitus); and/or philosophical texts (readings might include Lucretius, Seneca, Pliny the Elder, Vitruvius, Augustine, Boethius).


Prerequisite: Successful completion of at least one 300-level Latin course, or equivalent, or approval of instructor

Curriculum Codes
  • EI
  • FL
  • ALP
  • CZ
Typically Offered