Course: Latin 4

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Course title Latin 4
Course code KTEO/LAFI4
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Mackerle Adam, doc. ThLic. Th.D.
Course content
During the semestr, the student read a selected Latin, mostly philosphical text. The student is required to read and transleatethe text at home before the lesson. Then, the problems and translation variantions are discussed.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes
This course is the completion of the three previous Latin courses. The course is aimed at reading original Latin texts with dictionaries.
The student will be able to read and understand Latin texts with dictionary.
The student must have succesfully passed the course LAHU3 or similar.
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Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination, Student performance assessment

1) The student is required to prepare the translation of the Latin texts at home, before the lesson. 2) The student is required to be present at the lesson and to work with other students on a more detailed understanding of the text; i.e. the attendence at the lessons is compulsory. 3) The student is required to confirm his/her ability to translate and analyse a text of the same kind, e.i. a selected passage from the Summa Theologiae by Thomas Aquinas (final written and oral exam).
Recommended literature
  • Cambridge latin course 5.. Cambridge, 2005. ISBN 0-521-63543-8.
  • Slovník středověké latiny v českých zemích. Sv. 1.-18.. Praha 1977- 2002.
  • Beeson Ch. a primer of medieval latin an anthology of prose and poetry. washington. ISBN 0-8132-0635-9.
  • Bilíková, E. Přehled latinské mluvnice.. Brno, 1992.
  • Filipi, P. Sbírka latinských textů pro bohoslovce.. Praha, 1976.
  • Floss,K.; Nejeschleba, T. Úvod do latinské filozofické terminologie a četby.. Olomouc, 2000. ISBN 80-244-0101-0.
  • Kuťáková, E. - Slabochová, D. Gramatické a lexikální minimum k latině 2. 2. dopl. a uprav. vyd.. Praha, 1997.
  • Novotný, F. a kol. Základní latinská mluvnice. 2. vyd.. Praha, 1992.
  • Pražák, J.; Novotný, F.; Sedláček, J. Latinsko - český slovník.. Praha, 1955.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Theology Study plan (Version): Philosophy and Religious Studies (2016) Category: Philosophy, theology 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer