Latin 1

Course Overview

This course is designed for those who have no prior knowledge of Latin and desire to read Latin as it is found in scripture and the Sacred Liturgy. The grammar is the same as classical Latin with a little variation in the vocabulary.

This course is held on Wednesdays from 7pm to 8pm. 

Course Dates

Term 1
22 February – 6 April 2016 (7 weeks)

Term 2
26 April – 22 June (9 weeks)

Term 3
18 July – 21 September (10 weeks)

Term 4
10 October – 23 November (7 weeks)

5 December – 14 December

How to enrol?

Formal enrolment is done on attendance at first class.


$70 per term to be paid in advance.

If you enroll in multiple courses or have a concession card discounts apply.

Please remember that we are a non-profit organisation. If you are interested in attending but do not have funds to pay the full cost contact us.



Peter Kalina

Peter Kalina has been involved with the Centre since 1990. After receiving a Bachelor of Education he has been teaching at the high school level since the early 1980s Mathematics. Since then he has fallen in love with the Centre for Catholic Studies and has been involved with the Centre since 1990. He teaches Ecclesiastical Latin at the Centre but has dabbled in Ethics and Dogmatic Theology. In his spare time he teaches at the Latin Summer School at the University of Sydney.