LATIN:- involves the study of the language originally spoken in the region around Rome called Latium in the first millennium BC. You will have the opportunity to visit archaeological sites and museums in Italy. You will be provided with a strong foundation of grammar and vocabulary, leading to the reading of simple passages of genuine Latin. You will learn to read elementary texts in Latin and to translate Latin into English. You will have the opportunity to increase your knowledge of vocabulary and grammar, enabling you to translate passages of literary Latin into English. You will read works by a range of authors, and study literary and social contexts as well as language and style, developing your critical skills, so that you may write well-argued and researched essays.