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MA Medieval & Renaissance Studies

Application for 2016 entry is open!

MDVLGL01/MDVLGL07 Beginners Latin for Research

Dr Marie-Pierre Gelin & Dr Lucia Patrizio Gunning

Credits: 40 (MDVLGL07) OR 30 (MDVLGL01)

Timetable: Tuesdays, 10am-1pm and Thursdays, 11am-1pm

This module attracts students from many disciplines, including Classics, Ancient History, Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Theology and English. Students taking this module do not need to have any previous experience of learning Latin, although it may be useful to have some knowledge of a modern language.

Assessment: in class tests (25%) and a three-hour unseen examination (75%)

Preparatory reading: Students taking the module should obtain a copy of: Susan Shelmerdine, Introduction to Latin, Focus Publishing, 2013, which consists of one single volume. Copies can be purchased from Waterstones in Gower Street. Additionally, students will need to obtain a dictionary, Chambers-Murray Latin-English Dictionary is a good option.

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