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This site exists to provide students with information about classics courses being offered during the summer months. Institutions wishing to add information about their programs should submit it via the form accessible from the sidebar. Old information is not removed from the site until it is updated, so check the date headers to see how current listings are. (This site was created under the auspices of the Classical Studies Department of Wesleyan University, with help from the J.M.W. Keck Foundation, by Jim O'Hara and Debra Hamel. It is designed and maintained by Debra Hamel.)


The most recent entries are listed below. See the dropdown menus in the sidebar to navigate by school name or subjects offered.

The Philology Institute

The Philology Institute offers intensive six-week introductory summer courses in Greek, Latin, and Hebrew. Each course meets three hours a day, five days a week. No prior experience is needed. At the end of six weeks, students will have covered all basic grammar and will be able to read and translate sentences with the aid of a dictionary. The tuition cost is low and scholarships are available. The course enrollment is capped at 12 students. See our website for more details, including specific dates for our summer courses.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Benjamin Lewis
director@thephilologyinstitute.com
859-354-4532

www.thephilologyinstitute.com

PO Box 41, Wilmore, KY 40390

University of Virginia

Intensive Beginning Latin offered in the Summer Language Institute: The program covers the equivalent of four semesters of college-level courses, and is designed either for students with no prior knowledge of Latin or those who wish to gain a more solid grounding in the fundamentals of the language.

Greek Mythology: Introduces major themes of Greek mythological thought; surveys myths about the olympic pantheon and the legends of the heroes. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/classics/.

Teaching Latin: Instruction in Latin Pedagogy https://summer.virginia.edu/teaching-latin

CONTACT INFORMATION

Kevin Scahill
ks8ff@virginia.edu
4349243008

Sara Myers
ksm8m@virginia.edu
4349243036

http://sli.virginia.edu

https://summer.virginia.edu/courses/classics

University of Chicago

Summer Intensive Introductory Ancient Greek
Summer Intensive Intermediate Ancient Greek
Summer Intensive Introductory Latin
Summer Intensive Intermediate Latin

Summer Intensive Introductory Ancient Greek

June 19-August 11
Summer Introductory Ancient Greek comprises a thorough introduction to the Classical Greek language in eight weeks, using the Joint Association of Classic Teachers' Reading Greek (2nd ed.). In daily classes, students learn new grammatical concepts and morphology, practice reading and translating increasingly complex Greek texts, and complete exercises in Greek to gain an active command of the language. In the latter half of the course, students will also read unadapted Greek from classical prose authors, including Plato and Xenophon. By the end of the 8 weeks, students will be thoroughly familiar with Classical Greek idiom and sentence structure, and will be able to proceed to reading courses in the language.

Summer Introductory Ancient Greek is an intensive course that requires a full-time commitment on the part of the student, meeting approximately 5 hours per day and demanding independent review and memorization in the evenings.

Summer Intensive Intermediate Ancient Greek

June 19-July 28
Summer Intensive Intermediate Greek combines extensive reading of texts with a comprehensive review of Classical grammar and syntax; it prepares students for advanced courses in Greek and for the use of Greek texts in their research. Texts studied are taken from a variety of representative and important Classical authors, and typically include Plato and Herodotus, Demosthenes or Thucydides. The backbone of the review sessions is Mastronarde’s Introduction to Ancient Greek combined with sight reading skill practice. The program meets during both mornings and afternoons for approximately five hours a day. Students are responsible for considerable amounts of class preparation in the evenings, requiring a full-time commitment for the duration of the course. This course equips students to continue with advanced coursework or independent reading in Ancient Greek in all its varieties. Summer Intermediate Greek corresponds to a full year's worth of instruction at the University of
 Chicago.

Summer Intensive Introductory Latin

June 19-August 11
Summer Intensive Introductory Latin offers a comprehensive introduction to Classical Latin language in eight weeks, using Keller and Russell's Learn to Read Latin. In daily classes, students learn new grammatical concepts and morphology, practice reading and translating increasingly complex Latin texts, and complete exercises in Latin to gain an active command of the language. Students will also read unadapted Latin from classical authors, including Caesar, Sallust, and Cicero. By the end of the summer Latin course, students will be thoroughly familiar with Latin idiom and sentence structure and will be able to proceed to reading courses in the language.

Summer Introductory Latin is an intensive course that requires a full-time commitment on the part of the student, meeting approximately 5 hours per day and demanding independent review and memorization in the evenings.

Summer Intensive Intermediate Latin

June 19-July 28
Summer Intermediate Latin combines extensive reading of texts with a comprehensive review of Classical grammar and syntax; it prepares students for advanced courses in Latin and for the use of Latin texts in the course of their research. Texts studied are taken from a variety of representative and important authors, which may include Cicero, Seneca, Pliny, and others. The backbone of the review sessions is Keller and Russell, Learn to Read Latin, with supplementary exercises in composition. The program meets during both mornings and afternoons for approximately five hours a day. Students are responsible for considerable amounts of class preparation during the evenings, requiring a full-time commitment for the duration of the course. Summer Intermediate Latin equips students to continue with advanced coursework or independent reading in Latin in all its varieties. Summer Intermediate Latin corresponds to a full year's worth of instruction at the University of Chicago.

CONTACT INFORMATION

James McCormick
summerlangauges@uchicago.edu
773-702-5707

https://summerlanguages.uchicago.edu/
http://summerlanguages.uchicago.edu/page/summer-ancient-greek
http://summerlanguages.uchicago.edu/page/summer-latin

University of Chicago Language Center
5811 S. Ellis Ave. Suite 211
Chicago, IL 60637

Calvin College

Classical Art & Architecture

High school juniors: Study Classical Art and Architecture in Italy with Calvin College and Professor David Noe.

June 20-July 14, 2017

Earn college credit as you explore the Greek basis for Roman art and architecture and examine some of the history of Italy through the medieval period and the Renaissance.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Katrina De Man
kmd56@calvin.edu
616-526-8798

http://calvin.edu/calendar/event.html?id=902b6d8c-d4c3-421a-a0f9-fe63c75c89d0

http://www.calvin.edu/academic/clas/academics/221.html

Calvin College
3201 Burton St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Addisco Education

Latin Summer School // Beginners
Latin Summer School // Listening & speaking level 1
Latin Summer School // Listening & speaking level 2
Latin Summer School // Listening & speaking level 3
Mini-Latin Summer School // 9-19year old

The ADDISCO Latin Summer School is open to all students, teachers and other participants from any level or country.

During the ADDISCO Summer School you will be learning Latin with an active and fun method from two teachers who are as knowledgable as they are enthusiastic and have been speaking and teaching Latin for at least ten years.
Each week is suitable for participants with a certain level of active knowledge of Latin:

Mini-Summer School Latin for participants between 9-19 years old
Participants: with little or no experience with listening or speaking Latin
Date: 15-22 July 2016
Time: 9.00 - 12.00
Location: ADDISCO Hilversum: Kamerlingh Onnesweg 203, Hilversum, The Netherlands
Teacher: Casper Porton
Program: Learning all cases of Latin substantives, basic knowledge of verbs

Latin Summer School WEEK 1 // Beginners
Participants: 19+ with little or no experience with listening or speaking Latin and little or no knowledge of Latin grammar
Date: 25-30 July 2016
Time: 10.00 - 16.00
Location: ADDISCO: Hotel 'De Drie Dorpen' Cannernburgerweg 51, Ankeveen, The Netherlands
Teachers: Casper Porton & Roberto Carfagni
Program: Listening, reading and speaking at a base level with the method Lingua Latina per se illustrata - Familia Romana. Halfway through the week we will visit Xanten in Germany for a Latin excursion.

Latin Summer School WEEK 2 // listening & speaking level 1
Participants: participants with full (passive) knowledge of Latin grammar and a reasonable vocabulary, but with little or no experience with listening to and speaking Latin
Date: 1-6 August 2016
Time: 10.00 - 16.00
Location: ADDISCO: Hotel 'De Drie Dorpen' Cannernburgerweg 51, Ankeveen, The Netherlands
Teachers: Casper Porton & Roberto Carfagni
Program: Listening, reading and speaking at a beginner level with attention to teaching methods. Halfway through the week we will visit Xanten in Germany for a Latin excursion.

Latin Summer School WEEK 3 // listening & speaking level 2
Participants: participants with full (passive) knowledge of Latin grammar and a reasonable vocabulary, and some experience with listening to and speaking Latin
Date: 8-13 August 2016
Time: 10.00 - 16.00
Location: ADDISCO: Hotel 'De Drie Dorpen' Cannernburgerweg 51, Ankeveen, The Netherlands
Teachers: Casper Porton & Roberto Carfagni
Program: Listening, reading, writing and speaking at a regular level with some attention to teaching methods. Halfway through the week we will visit Xanten in Germany for a Latin excursion.

Latin Summer School WEEK 4 // listening and speaking level 3
Participants: participants with full (passive) knowledge of Latin grammar and a reasonable vocabulary, and much experience with listening to and speaking Latin
Date: 15-20 August 2016
Time: 10.00 - 16.00
Location: ADDISCO: Hotel 'De Drie Dorpen' Cannernburgerweg 51, Ankeveen, The Netherlands
Teachers: Casper Porton & Roberto Carfagni
Program: Listening, reading, writing and speaking at an advanced level with focus on reading and writing like famous Romans. Halfway through the week we will visit Xanten in Germany for a Latin excursion.

In week 1-4 it is possible to rent a room in the hotel where the lessons take place. Meals and drinks are provided during the week. The language spoken by teachers and participants during the weeks is Latin.

More information can be found on www.addisco.nl, but sadly our site is Dutch only. If needed, we will answer all your questions via e-mail or phone in English, Latin, Dutch or (rudimentary) German

CONTACT INFORMATION

Casper Porton
info@addisco.nl
0031638122149

Cerianne Porton
cerianne@addisco.nl
0031638000752

http://www.addisco.nl/zomerschool-latijn.htm

http://www.addisco.nl/mini-zomerschool-latijn.htm

ADDISCO Education
Kamerlingh Onnesweg 203
1223JG Hilversum
The Netherlands


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