LATIN 232 - Vergil, Aeneid
Spring 2020, Section 101
Instruction Mode: Section 101 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Latin (LATIN)
Department: LSA Classical Studies


Lang Req
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in LATIN 295.
Waitlist Capacity:
Waitlist Notes:
Shonda Tohm, Latin Program Coordinator -
Enforced Prerequisites:
LATIN 231.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Restricted by placement exam or permission of Elementary Latin Program coordinator.
Lang Req:
This course is part of the Language Requirement sequence.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:


This course explores the Augustan age of Rome through extensive reading in Vergil's Aeneid and excerpts from Ovid's Metamorphoses. This course will ask you to bring together and apply the knowledge and skills you have acquired up to this point and to build on these as you learn to read Roman epic poetry. There will be some grammar review as necessary. You will also study Vergil's Aeneid in English translation. By term's end, you should have both a good understanding and appreciation of the age of Augustus, and have acquired an ability to handle Latin texts with control and comprehension.

Course Requirements:

Grading is based on class participation, quizzes, hour exams, and a final.

Intended Audience:

This course intended for students who have successfully completed LATIN 231 or have been placed in the course via examination.

Class Format:

Four meetings per week for reading and translation of Latin texts, review of grammatical points and discussion of historical, literary, and cultural issues.


LATIN 232 - Vergil, Aeneid
Schedule Listing
101 (REC)
MTuWTh 9:00AM - 11:00AM

Textbooks/Other Materials

The partner U-M / Barnes & Noble Education textbook website is the official way for U-M students to view their upcoming textbook or course material needs, whether they choose to buy from Barnes & Noble Education or not. Students also can view a customized list of their specific textbook needs by clicking a "View/Buy Textbooks" link in their course schedule in Wolverine Access.

Click the button below to view and buy textbooks for LATIN 232.101

View/Buy Textbooks


Syllabi are available to current LSA students. IMPORTANT: These syllabi are provided to give students a general idea about the courses, as offered by LSA departments and programs in prior academic terms. The syllabi do not necessarily reflect the assignments, sequence of course materials, and/or course expectations that the faculty and departments/programs have for these same courses in the current and/or future terms.

Click the button below to view historical syllabi for LATIN 232 (UM login required)

View Historical Syllabi

CourseProfile (Atlas)

The Atlas system, developed by the Center for Academic Innovation, provides additional information about: course enrollments; academic terms and instructors; student academic profiles (school/college, majors), and previous, concurrent, and subsequent course enrollments.

CourseProfile (Atlas)