A-Level Latin Tuition in London
There’s no such thing as dead languages, only dormant minds.
― Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind
Tutor House works with passionate Latin A-Level Tutors who are experts in their subject. They work alongside parents and students to understand their individual needs and will then initiate a tailored programme of learning which allows students to work at their own pace, focus on problem areas, practice exam questions and exam techniques and ensure they feel fully prepared come exam time.
Latin is a particularly useful and interesting language to learn. In fact many modern languages derived from Latin and so learning Latin is perfect for language lovers as will help them get to grips with the vocabulary of French, German and even English!
Breakdown of the core A-Level Latin modules:
Latin A-Level requires students to study and demonstrate competency in both the Latin Language as well as Latin Literature and poetry. Study of Roman life, and their cultures and traditions are also part of the course. Students will be expected to translate texts and poems, and demonstrate knowledge of Roman history and city life in Rome at that time.
Benefits of studying A-Level Latin
Studying Latin at A-Level gives students an interesting perspective into how Greek and Latin have influenced not only our own language but also many concepts behind Western civilisation. It will help them to develop strong analytical skills and also provide them the opportunity to study some of the most revered and earliest works in history.
Why is it worth studying Latin at A-Level?
Latin can help students develop their creative and analytical thinking skills. It requires practice and self discipline, and it is the language of law, government and theology, therefore can be helpful for students interested in these subjects too.
What can you do with a Latin degree?
A Latin degree opens up a world of career opportunities. These are just some of the roles you could get into:
- Politician (Boris and Winston!)
- Heritage manager
- Teacher or Lecturer
- Museum/gallery curator