LATIN 211 CP, Medieval Ecclesiastical Latin

Fr. William Ashley, Mondays & Wednesdays, 9:25 am to 10:40 am

LATIN 211 CP, Medieval Ecclesiastical Latin (3 sem. hrs.)

The course is an introduction to Latin grammar and the basic vocabulary of medieval ecclesiastical Latin. Reading exercises are based on Jerome’s Latin Vulgate. The one or two-semester program of study is designed to prepare the student for independent reading of medieval texts of moderate difficulty. 

  • Prerequisite for Latin 212: successful completion of Latin 211 or instructor's permission.

  • The course meets the requirements for Ancillary or Language Requirement for History, Communications, English, or Intercultural Religious Studies (Linguistics Track).

  • All CPC courses may be counted as electives for any TWU Degree.

  • CPC courses may count towards CPC certificates as listed in the Course Requirements for each Certificate.

 

 

 

Image: Caravaggio's depiction of St. Jerome translating the Bible into the common language of the day — Latin.

Image credit: By Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons