SRJC Course Outlines

6/21/2024 1:52:27 AMLATIN 2 Course Outline as of Fall 1981

New Course (First Version)

Discipline and Nbr:  LATIN 2Title:  ELEMENTARY LATIN-2  
Full Title:  Elementary Latin-Part 2
Last Reviewed:8/1/1981

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum3.00Lecture Scheduled3.0017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled52.50
Minimum3.00Lab Scheduled06 min.Lab Scheduled0
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total3.00 Contact Total52.50
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  105.00Total Student Learning Hours: 157.50 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
Also Listed As: 

Catalog Description:
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Continuation of Latin 1; supplementary readings with oral and written essays to illustrate control of linguistic and cultural principles.

Latin 1.

Recommended Preparation:
Completion of ENGL 100 or ESL 100.

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Continuation of Latin 1; supplementary readings with oral & written essays to illustrate control of linguistic & cultural principles.
(Grade or P/NP)

Prerequisites:Latin 1.
Recommended:Completion of ENGL 100 or ESL 100.
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:CSU;UC.
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP


Associate Degree:Effective:Fall 1981
Inactive:Summer 2011
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 C2HumanitiesFall 1990Summer 2011
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 6ALanguage Other Than EnglishFall 1981Summer 2011
CSU Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 1981Inactive:Summer 2011
UC Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 1981Inactive:Summer 2011

Certificate/Major Applicable: Major Applicable Course


Outcomes and Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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    Develop student's trust of Latin knowledge while translating.
Increase awareness of grammatical evolution of Latin and English
grammar by sentence diagramming. Show complexity of Latin language
made simple by the evolution of grammatical process. Build up class
recognition of each student by appointing each student to teach a
piece of old or new grammar. Allow students to opt to give historical
background to some Roman myth, culture, conquest.
SPEAKING - The students will:
1.  Be able to sustain a logical dialogue with one another or with a
   native speaker for 1-3 minutes or more on topics dealing with
   the most practical aspects of everyday experience.
2.  Achieve a clear pronunciation, proper intonation and correct
   grammatical perspective so they may be able to summarize in general
   terms the meaning they wish to convey.
LISTENING - The students will:
1.  Develop this skill so he can understand, apply, analyze, synthesize
   and evaluate what is said to him, as well as the assignments, and
   most of the materials read aloud at normal speed (such as newspaper
   articles, magazine features, letters, etc.).
READING - The students will:
1.  Be able to read with some ease and understand and judge selections
   from topics of general interest, with only occasional reference
   to a dictionary.
WRITING - The students will:
1.  Be encouraged to apply their active Latin vocabulary and over-all
   critical thinking skills of the language to produce short compositions
   and descriptive paragraphs consisting of biographical sketches,
   travel accounts, job interviews, and the like.
MINIMUM MATERIAL TO BE STUDIED: Particular attention is given to
increase the acquisition of vocabulary in order to provide material
for communication. Idiomatic expressions of cultural traits of Latin
speaking countries shall be presented and discussed in order to enhance
the student's linguistic and cultural awareness. Of major concern is
the presentation of the basic grammatical aspects of the language
through the active usage and assimilation of structural patterns in
situations as similar to normal speaking situations as possible.
GRAMMAR - The students will control the following grammatical items
in a more-or-less active fashion.
1.  Direct/indirect object pronouns.
2.  Commands.
3.  Present subjunctive.
4.  Imperfect of regular and irregular verbs.
5.  Pronomial verbs.
6.  Reflexive pronouns.
7.  Reciprocal action pronouns.
8.  Ordinal adjectives.
9.  Future tense.
10. Conditional.
11. Past, perfect, future conditional perfect.
12. Gerunds.

Topics and Scope
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1.  Perfect system, passive voice: present passive infinitive, the
   present imperative.
2.  Relative pronouns.
3.  Adjectives of special declension.
4.  Verbs with two accusatives: idioms.
5.  Fourth declension: accusative of extent of space.
6.  Comparsion of adjectives: comparative degree of adjectives.
7.  Comparison of quam: ablative of comparison.
8.  Superlative degree of adjectives: comparison of adjectives ending
   in -er and -lis: partitive genitive.
9.  Subordinate clauses.
10. Irregular comparison of adjectives: ablative of cause, adverbs of
11. Comparion of regular adverbs: comparison of irregular adverbs,
   ablative of degree of difference.
12. Fifth declension: horizontal comparison of case indicators.
13. Perfect active infinitive: perfect passive infinitive.
14. Future active infinitive: indirect statement.
15. Participles: present active participle, use of the present active
16. Perfect passive participle: use of the future active participle.
17. Ablative absolute.
18. Dative with special verbs: dative with compound verbs: irregular
   verb eo.
19. Deponent verbs: participles of deponent verbs, infinitives of
   deponent verbs, irregular verb volo.
20. Irregular verb fero: ablative and genitive of description, irregular
   verb fio.
21. Subjunctive mood: formation of the present subjunctive, clauses
   expressing purpose.
22. Formation of the imperfect subjunctive: review of the accusative
23. Result clauses: review of the genitive case.
24. Formation of the perfect subjunctive active: the sequence of
   tenses, indirect questions.
25. Formation of the pluperfect subjunctive active: review of the
   dative case.
26. Review of the ablative case: review of the nominative, vocative,
   and locative cases, general review of cases.
27. Pronunciation of Latin.
28. Question words.
29. Classroom conversation.
30. Latin forms.
31. Summary of rules of syntax.
32. Prefixes and suffixes.
33. Glossary of proper names.
34. Latin-english.
35. English-latin.

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In preparation for 50 minute lecture class, students are expected
to have:
1.  Intensively studied from 5-10 pages from class text.
2.  Completed from 5-10 pages from workbook, and prepared 5-10 pages
   of written tasks from class text, and reviewed 5-20 pages of class
   text for projected exams.
3.  Listened and completed 30-50 minutes of language lab material.
4.  Spent 25-50 minutes practicing and memorizing vocabulary and phrases.
5.  Written required short essay illustrating control of linguistical
   and cultural principles.
In preparation for 50 minute lecture class, students are recommended
to have:
1.  Worked 10-15 minutes cooperatively with a fellow Latin student or
   a Latin speaking friend.
2.  Worked 10-50 minutes with a Latin tutor or other Latin language
3.  Listened or viewed 10-50 minutes of Latin language media (videos,
   T.V., slides, magazines, newspapers, dictionaries, etc.).

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
30 - 50%
Written homework, Reading reports, Lab reports, Essay exams
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
0 - 0%
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
20 - 30%
Class performances, Performance exams
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
10 - 20%
Multiple choice, True/false, Matching items, Completion
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 10%

Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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OUR LATIN HERITAGE by Harcourt Brace.
Latin-English Dictionary.

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