Degrees & Courses

Course List

Beginning Russian II
RUS  0102 3.00 Credit Hours
A continuation of RUS 101. Further development of proficiency in listening to, speaking, reading, and writing the Russian language. Prerequisite: RUS 101 or equivalent level of proficiency.
Intermediate Russian I
RUS  0203 3.00 Credit Hours
Systematic development of proficiency in Russian. Prerequisite: RUS 102 or equivalent level of proficiency.
Intermediate Russian II
RUS  0204 3.00 Credit Hours
A continuation of RUS 203. Further systematic development of proficiency in Russian. Prerequisite: Rus 203 or equivalent level of proficiency.
Conversation and Composition
RUS  0305 3.00 Credit Hours
Another step in developing a more comprehensive proficiency in Russian with a particular emphasis on speaking and writing. The course demands from the student an active use of new and already acquired vocabulary and grammar structures, as well as of syntactical features of oral and written expression. Prerequisite: RUS 204 or equivalent level of proficiency.
Film Soviet & Russian History
RUS  0325 3.00 Credit Hours
A survey of the most important aspects of cinematography and cinematographic production in the Soviet Union and Russia. Covers major figures in the field of film as well as an introduction to the major filmic schools and movements. Taught in Russian with readings in both Russian and English. Prerequisite: RUS 204 or equivalent level of proficiency.
Russian Short Story
RUS  0330 3.00 Credit Hours
A survey of the major Russian short stories of the 19th and 20th centuries. Classes will involve discussion of the main figures of Russian literature. The course is to be taught entirely in Russian with readings in the original. Prerequisite: RUS 204 or equivalent level of proficiency.
Advanced Topics in Russian
RUS  0498 1.00 Credit Hours
For upper-division students. Topics to be announced each time the course is offered. Prerequisite: RUS 204 or equivalent level of proficiency.