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Latin 3&4 *subject to availability

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Latin is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages. The Latin alphabet is derived from the Etruscan and Greek alphabets, and ultimately from the Phoenician alphabet. Latin was originally spoken in the area around Rome, known as Latium.

Discover more about Latin Units 1 and 2.

Unit focus areas

Latin Unit 3 – A Latin prose author or Latin poet

Latin Unit 4 – Latin epic poetry

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Students wishing to undertake Latin Units 3 and 4 must have completed Latin Units 1 and 2.


For Units 3 and 4, students complete School-Assessed Coursework (50%) subject to external moderation, and an end-of-year examination (50%).

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