Latin Course Descriptions2429 LATIN 1Latin I Grade Level: 9-12 Credit: 1Prerequisite/Notes: NoneLatin I, an introduction to the language, includes the basic communication skills: listening, writing, reading and speaking. Thecourse stresses grammar and vocabulary, especially as they relate to the English language, as well as enrichment studies inRoman culture, history, and mythology.2430 LATIN 2Latin II Grade Level: 10-12 Credit: 1Prerequisite/Notes: Latin ILatin II continues the study of the basic language skills through a review of Latin grammar, vocabulary and composition. Abilityto read original Latin texts is stressed, as well as the Roman influence on government, law, politics, medicine and literature.2431 LATIN 3 QLatin III PreAP Grade Level: 11-12 Credit: 1Prerequisite/Notes: Latin IILatin III provides an emphasis on the linguistic analysis of both Latin and English vocabulary and grammar. Increased ability toread original Latin texts and to communicate orally and in writing receives emphasis, as well as the continued study of Romanculture, literature and contributions to Western civilization.2432 LATIN 2 QLatin II PreAP Grade Level: 10-12 Credit: 1Prerequisite/Notes: Latin IStudents with an outstanding academic record in Latin I may apply for enrollment in Latin II PreAP. The curriculum is accelerated,and test-taking skills are emphasized in preparation for Latin achievement tests and the AP Latin course sequence.2433 APLATVGAP Latin IV Grade Level: 12 Credit: 1Prerequisite/Notes: Latin IIIStudents with an outstanding academic record in Latin III PreAP may apply for enrollment in AP Latin IV. AP Latin IV is a collegelevelLatin language and composition course taught to high school students. The course stresses the development of proficiencyin the use of the language. The focus of the course is the preparation of students for the AP exam for college credit.
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