Trivium

Desiderius Erasmus
Desiderius Erasmus (1466-1536) was a model of classical Catholic learning.

The Trivium is the study of three arts: Grammar, Reasoning and Rhetoric, as explained in the Curriculum Overview.

In the Classical Liberal Arts Academy, we offer Grammar courses in English, Latin and Greek, study proven texts including the Latin Grammar of Emmanuel Alvarez and Greek of Jacob Gretser, two great Jesuit schoolmasters of 16th century. We study Aristotle’s works on Reasoning, known as the Organon. We study Aristotle’s work on Rhetoric.

We also offer courses on English Composition.

Detailed ccourse information is available in our Online Course Catalog.