Teaching of Latin, BA

Curriculum Preparatory to the Teaching of Latin

department website: http://www.classics.illinois.edu/

department faculty: Classics Faculty

overview of college admissions & requirements: Liberal Arts & Sciences

college website: https://las.illinois.edu/

email: classics@illinois.edu

A concentration in Latin is sponsored by the Department of the Classics.

Curriculum Preparatory to the Teaching of Latin

In order to remain in good standing in this program and be recommended for certification, candidates are required to maintain UIUC, cumulative, content area, and professional education, grade-point averages of 2.5 (A= 4.0). Candidates should consult their advisor or the Council on Teacher Education for the list of courses used to compute these grade-point averages.

Departmental distinction: Students seeking departmental distinction must have at least a 3.5 average in relevant courses and should consult a member of the department's honors committee at the earliest opportunity.

Consult the certification officer at 505 East Green Suite 203 for additional information.

General education: Consult the Curricula Preparatory to Teaching Foreign Languages

Minimum required major and supporting course work: Minimum required course work normally equates to 71 hours.  The total hours may be reduced by as much as 16 hours through prerequisite credit for work equivalent to LAT LAT 101 -LAT 102-LAT 201-LAT 202 taken in secondary school.

Minimum hours required for graduation: 120 hours.

Professional Education Requirements. Foreign Languages29
LAT 101Elementary Latin I4
LAT 102Elementary Latin II (or equivalent)4
LAT 201Intermediate Latin4
LAT 202Intro to Latin Literature (or equivalent)4
LAT 401Survey of Latin Literature2 or 3
LAT 302 (or equivalent)3
LAT 411Intermediate Prose Composition3
LAT 491Readings in Latin Literature (or equivalent) 16
HIST 241History of Ancient Rome (or equivalent)3
CLCV 131Classical Archaeology, Greece3
CLCV 132Class Archaeology, Rome-Italy (or equivalent)3
Total Hours68-69