Learn Live: Introduction to Latin

Two week course starting -
Latin manuscript
Book now
  • Limited places
  • Tel: +44 (0)1937 546546
  • Email: boxoffice@bl.uk
  • Full Price: £40.00 Other concessions available

Online short course exploring Classical Latin and its cultural context

Read the course outline (PDF)

This two-week online short course will study pronunciation, grammar, syntax and principles of sentence construction, equipping you with the basic skills to translate Latin texts into English. Alongside a basic vocabulary, you will learn how Classical Latin can help you better understand the English language. These sessions are suitable for complete beginners to Classical Latin, or those revisiting the language after some time.

This course takes place on Zoom and we will email you a joining link the day before. There will be an opportunity to ask the tutor Dr Antony Makrinos questions throughout, as well as have conversations with your fellow participants in virtual breakout rooms.

This course will run across the following dates:

  • Wed 23 Mar 2022, 17.30 – 19.00
  • Wed 30 Mar 2022, 17.30 – 19.00

If you require live-captioning please email adultlearning@bl.uk as soon as possible.

The British Library is a charity. Your support helps us open up a world of knowledge and inspiration for everyone. Donate today.

Details

Name: Learn Live: Introduction to Latin
Where: Online
When: -
Price: Full Price: £40.00
Student: £32.00
Registered Unemployed: £32.00
Senior (60+): £36.00
Young Person (18-25): £32.00
Enquiries: +44 (0)1937 546546
boxoffice@bl.uk
Book now