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Classics Day For Adults

11 NOVEMBER 2017

Parents and friends are invited to join us for another Loughborough Endowed Schools’ Classics Day.

There are two Latin sessions during the day (1 and 4), where you can choose from:

  • Complete Beginners Latin with Rachel Burn for those who have studied no Latin.
  • Continuing Beginners Latin with Nick Pollock for those who had an introduction to Latin as Complete Beginners before.
  • Intermediate Latin with Pippa Kent for those who have studied some Latin.
  • Advanced Latin with Robert Fielden for those who have a fair knowledge of Latin, reading Caesar on the Druids and discussing literary techniques.

The second session will be a lecture ‘Celts and the Classical world’ by Dr. Alex Mullen (Nottingham University).

The third session will be devoted to Greek and Classical culture with a choice of:

  • Beginners Ancient Greek with Sarah Parton for those who have studied no Greek before.
  • Advanced Ancient Greek with Nikolai Lipatov-Chicherin for those who have studied Greek, reading New Testament (Luke chapter 2).
  • ‘The Story of Greek Architecture’ session with Philip Harper (LGS) (no language study involved in this option).

Programme

10.00   Arrive and welcome: Barrow Block, LGS

10.05   Session 1: Latin (Beginners /Continuing / Intermediate/ Advanced)

11.00   Coffee

11.30   Session 2: Lecture

12.30   Lunch

1.45     Session 3: Beginners Greek/ Advanced Greek / Greek Architecture

2.45     Session 4: Latin (as Session 1: Beginners /Continuing / Intermediate/ Advanced)

3.45     Tea and departure

The cost for the day will be £25, which includes coffee, lunch, tea and tuition (cheques payable to Loughborough Endowed Schools)

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