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LT3017   Latin for Honours Classics 1

Academic year(s): 2018-2019

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 30

ECTS credits : 15

Level : SCQF level 9

Semester: 1

Planned timetable: 2.00 pm - 3.00 pm Tue,Thu and Fri

This module is for students who, having taken Greek in both of their first two years, but only begun Latin in their second year with LT1001 and LT1002, are entering Honours Classics or joint Honours Latin in their third year. It consists of the whole of the 20-credit LT2003 module, with some additional set text reading in Latin and an additional piece of Honours-level assessment. The module is assessed by one Honours-level essay (30%), one literary criticism (20%) two class tests (10%) and an end-of-semester exam (40%).

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass LT1002 and pass GK2004

Anti-requisite(s): You cannot take this module if you take LT2003

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 2 - 4 meetings per week plus attendance at selected 4000-level LT seminars.

Scheduled learning hours: 47

Guided independent study hours: 253

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 40%, Coursework (1 essay, 30%; 1 literary criticism, 20%; 2 class tests, 10%) = 60%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 50%
Practical examinations : 0%
Coursework: 50%

Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module teaching staff: Team taught