CL 310 : Site map
The CL 310 front page.  Links to next class, the current unit, and a random web page of interest.

An overview of the course:

Introduction:  the big picture.
Objectives:  what students will gain from the course.
Instructor:  office hours and contact information.
Textbooks:  books to purchase.
Requirements:  assignments, quizzes, and other bases for grading.


Complete list of class meetings and due dates:

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View entire semester


Guidelines for the semester project:

Introduction:  what the project is about.
Poems:  selecting a poem to research.
Translation:  guidelines for your polished translation.
Scansion:  about your scansion of the poem.
Recitation:  guidelines for memorizing and reciting your poem.
Presentation:  guidelines for presenting your research to date.
guidelines for the final version of your paper.
Milestones:  assignments and due dates.
Resources:  helpful web tools for writing and research.

See also:

Resources > scholarship: search engines for finding secondary sources.


Other assignments due in class:

Introduction: about these assignments.
:  list of meter-related assignments.
Discussions:  articles to be discussed in class.
Reports:  miscellaneous topics to enhance our readings.


Take-home quizzes due this term:

Introduction: about these quizzes.
:  how to complete the quizzes successfully.
Quiz 1:  guidelines on the first quiz.
Quiz 2:  guidelines on the second quiz.
Quiz 3:  guidelines on the third quiz.
Quiz 4:  guidelines on the fourth quiz.


Books on reserve at Scribner Library.


Links to Web resources on Catullus, Latin grammar, and Latin poetry:

Texts, meter:  the poet, his medium, and his meters.
Grammar:  Latin constructions and syntax.
Myth, culture:  the Romans and their society.
Scholarship:  search engines for finding secondary sources.

See also:

Semester project > resources:  helpful web tools for writing and research.

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