Learning to Read Roman inscriptions (when you don’t know Latin).

Birgitta Hoffmann

Did you know that most Roman inscriptions did not use formal Latin but a set of abbreviations and formulae that allows even people without Latin to understand the inscriptions?

This course will give an introduction on how to read Roman inscription from simple gravestone to the dedication inscription of Roman temples.

Requirements: None. the course will provide a workbook. We will have a 50min phone call by Skype  and set out the principles, you will then have a week to practice your new knowledge on the examples provided before a week later we move to the next type of inscriptions.

Time Slot: Tuesdays 3-4 pm starting 7 April 2020 and 12 May 2020 (fully booked)
Tuesdays 4.30-5.30pm starting 7 April 2020  and 12 May 2020 (fully booked)

For 1-1 course:

Price Concessions Minimum No. Maximum No.
or £65 for 5 week course
* 1 1

For groups from 2-4:

Price Concessions Minimum No. Maximum No.
£12/session or  £55 for 5 week course * 2 4

If you feel that you cannot afford this, but would really like to learn Latin, please get in touch to discuss options. 

To book, complete the MANCENT booking form and send it with payment to the address below. If you would like to pay via BACS or Paypal please contact Birgitta Hoffmann for details.
Birgitta Hoffmann
55 Broadwalk, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5PL
email: latinteacher@btinternet.com mobile: 07747 533 070


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