Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog
2016-17

Russian * - Courses

RUS 101 Elementary Russian 1st Semester
Russian

Provides a basic introduction to pronunciation, reading, writing, and conversation; introduces cultural topics.

Credits: 5
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Fall
Grading: Graded (GRD)


RUS 102 Elementary Russian 2nd Semester
Russian

Provides a basic introduction to pronunciation, reading, writing, and conversation; introduces cultural topics.

Credits: 5
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Spring
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Pre-Requisites: RUS 101



RUS 223 Intermediate Russian 1st Semester
Russian

Sequel to RUS 101-RUS 102. Continues the study of basic grammar. Communicative topics include weather, phone conversations, travel, movies, TV, reading, free time, health, and holidays. Involves further work with authentic reading and listening materials and practical writing tasks.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Fall
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Pre-Requisites: RUS 101 Or RUS 102


RUS 224 Intermediate Russian 2nd Semester
Russian

Sequel to RUS 101-RUS 102. Continues the study of basic grammar. Communicative topics include weather, phone conversations, travel, movies, TV, reading, free time, health, and holidays. Involves further work with authentic reading and listening materials and practical writing tasks.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Spring
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Pre-Requisites: RUS 223



RUS 301 Third-Year Russian 1st Semester
Russian

Develops reading, conversation, and grammar, focusing on Russian culture. Topics include meeting people, weddings, family issues, Russian cooking, traditions and customs, nature, art, and the Russian soul.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Data not available
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Pre-Requisites: RUS 224


RUS 302 Third-Year Russian 2nd Semester
Russian

Develops reading, conversation, and grammar, focusing on Russian culture. Topics include meeting people, weddings, family issues, Russian cooking, traditions and customs, nature, art, and the Russian soul.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Data not available
Grading: Graded (GRD)



RUS 311 Russian Culture
Russian

Examines highlights of Russian culture, including art, architecture, music, literature, religion, food, customs, the Russian soul, the burning question of what it means to be Russian, and Russia's relationship to the West.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Data not available
Grading: Graded (GRD)


RUS 350 Russian Topics: Culture and Literature
Russian

Explores a selected topic in Russian linguistics, literature, or cultural history.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Summer
Grading: Graded (GRD)



RUS 408 Fourth-Year Russian
Russian

Engages students in advanced Russian conversation and composition.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Data not available
Grading: Graded (GRD)


RUS 422 Russia Culture
Russian

Seminar on specific topics in contemporary Russian culture.

Credits: 3
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Data not available
Grading: Graded (GRD)



RUS 499 Independent Study
Russian

Supplements regular offerings of the department. Students must secure the instructor's permission before registering for independent study.

Credits: 1-16
Semester(s) Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Grading: Graded (GRD)



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