Summer

Please see the information below about courses that will be offered during the Summer Session 2017. More information can be found on the Summer Sessions website (please click here).

Overview of Russian Language Courses

The Russian language courses cover the equivalent of first and second year Russian in 8 weeks each

  • Classes meet four hours a day five days a week
  • Interactive exercises and small group activities featured
  • A Russian tutor available every day after class
  • Russian culture emphasized
  • A variety of community-related activities are planned.

Russian 10 (341065110): Intensive Elementary Russian (12 units)

8 weeks: June 26 through August 18  2016
MTWRF 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. One hour tutoring session available from 2 -3 pm or 3 to 4 pm MTWR. Special events on Fridays from 2 pm to 3 pm.

Intensive basic course in the Russian language equivalent to courses Russian 1, 2, and 3. Russian 10 focuses on communication with attention to grammatical accuracy. The class also works on reading, listening, and writing. Video is used throughout the course. Students work with an experienced instructor and meet for tutoring with a native speaker of Russian. Completion of Russian 10 fulfills the College of Letters and Science, School of the Arts and Architecture, and School of Theater, Film, and Television foreign language requirement.

Textbook:
“Beginner’s Russian” by A. Kudyma, F. Miller, O. Kagan
Workbook: interactive website

Russian 20 (341114110): Intensive Intermediate Russian (12 units)

8 weeks: June 26  through August 18 2016

MTWRF 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. One hour tutoring session available from 2 -3 pm  or 3-4 pm MTWR. Special events on Fridays from 2 pm to 3 pm.

Intensive second year sequence in Russian (courses 4, 5, 6). Russian 20 focuses on furthering competency in standard contemporary Russian. Additional emphasis on reading and writing skills. Exposure to Russian culture through literature, films and other activities. Students work with an experienced instructor and meet for tutoring with a native speaker of Russian.

Textbook:
“V Puti” Second Edition by O. Kagan, F.Miller, A. Kudyma (Prentice Hall)
Workbook: interactive website  

 

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