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LATI 1311 (3 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Beginning Latin I
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Course Description: This is the first semester of academic transfer Latin. It is an introductory course intended for students with little or no knowledge of the language. Its aim is to present essential vocabulary and grammar, and to develop the skills necessary for reading of easy prose. Emphasis is on the value of Latin as a background for the study of English and modern foreign languages. Customs and cultural insights are also presented. This course is cross-listed as LATI 1411 but is also used in Study Abroad programs. Students may register for either LATI 1311 or LATI 1411 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 1612035113


LATI 1312 (3 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Beginning Latin II
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Prerequisite: LATI 1311 or the equivalent or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor.
Course Description: This is the second semester of academic transfer Latin. It continues the reading, writing, grammar and cultural studies begun in LATI 1311. Emphasis is on the value of Latin as a background for the study of English and modern foreign languages. Students are expected to acquire a substantial amount of vocabulary and begin to deal with idiomatic language and more advanced syntax. This course is cross-listed as LATI 1412 but is used only in Study Abroad programs. Students may register for either LATI 1312 or LATI 1412 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 1612035113


LATI 1411 (4 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Beginning Latin I
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Course Description: This is the first semester of academic transfer Latin. It is an introductory course intended for students with little or no knowledge of the language. Its aim is to present essential vocabulary and grammar, and to develop the skills necessary for reading of easy prose. Emphasis is on the value of Latin as a background for the study of English and modern foreign languages. Customs and cultural insights are also presented. This course is cross-listed as LATI 1311, which is also used in Study Abroad programs. Students may register for either LATI 1311 or LATI 1411 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 1612035113


LATI 1412 (4 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Beginning Latin II
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Prerequisite: LATI 1411 or the equivalent or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor.
Course Description: This is the second semester of academic transfer Latin. It continues the reading, writing, grammar and cultural studies begun in LATI 1411. Emphasis is on the value of Latin as a background for the study of English and modern foreign languages. Students are expected to acquire a substantial amount of vocabulary and begin to deal with idiomatic language and more advanced syntax. This course is cross-listed as LATI 1312, which is also used in Study Abroad programs. Students may register for either LATI 1312 or LATI 1412 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 1612035113


LATI 2311 (3 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Intermediate Latin I
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Prerequisite: LATI 1412 or the equivalent or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor.
Course Description: This is the third semester of academic transfer Latin. This course is designed to further develop students' overall language proficiency and cultural knowledge through more advanced readings. Grammatical concepts are reviewed and expanded. Review of grammar and readings in Roman literary works. (3 Lec.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 1612035213


LATI 2312 (3 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Intermediate Latin II
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Prerequisite: LATI 2311 or the equivalent or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor.
Course Description: This is the fourth semester of academic transfer Latin. This course is a continuation of LATI 2311. The stress is on reading, grammatical and syntactical complexities, with continued studies of the culture. Review of grammar and readings in Roman literary works. (3 Lec.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 1612035213



Academic Courses
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for transfer among community colleges and state public four year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.

WECM Courses
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.


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