Graduate Courses

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For a complete listing of department courses visit the UCLA General Catalog.

Winter 2023

  • RUSSN 211B - 18th-Century Russian Literature

    Instructor(s): Gail Lenhoff

    Lecture, three hours. Required for MA (literature). Lectures and readings in major and secondary writers. Analysis of related literary works.

  • RUSSN 212B - 19th-Century Russian Literature: Age of Realism

    Instructor(s): Vadim Shneyder

    Lecture, three hours. Required for MA (literature). Survey devoted to emergence of critical and psychological realism, beginning with early works of Turgenev, Goncharov, and Dostoevsky, moving to major novels of Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, and Saltykov-Shchedrin, and concluding with works of the presymbolist period, especially short stories of Chekhov. S/U or letter grading.

  • RUSSN C224D - Studies in Russian Literature: Dostoevsky

    Instructor(s): Ronald Vroon

    Lecture, three hours. Lectures and readings in English. In-depth reading of major fictional works such as "Crime and Punishment," "Notes from the Underground," and "The Brothers Karamazov." Concurrently scheduled with course C124D. S/U or letter grading.

  • RUSSN C277 - Studies in Russian Literature: Nabokov

    Instructor(s): Yelena Furman

    Lecture, three hours. Lectures and readings in English. Russian novelist ("The Gift"), American novelist ("Lolita"), autobiographer ("Speak Memory"), and critic. Concurrently scheduled with course C124N. S/U or letter grading.

  • SLAVC 230B - Topics in Comparative Slavic Literature: Classicism through Romanticism

    Instructor(s): Roman Koropeckyj

    Lecture, three hours. Recommended preparation: upper-division courses in Czech, Polish, Russian, and Yugoslav literatures. Two terms required for PhD (literature). May be repeated for credit with consent of instructor and graduate adviser.

  • SLAVC 375 - Teaching Apprentice Practicum

    Instructor(s): Anna Kudyma, Lilya Kaganovsky, Roman Koropeckyj

    Seminar, to be arranged. Preparation: apprentice personnel employment as teaching assistant, associate, or fellow. Teaching apprenticeship under active guidance and supervision of regular faculty member responsible for curriculum and instruction at UCLA. May be repeated for credit. S/U grading.

  • SLAVC 596 - Directed Individual Study or Research

    Instructor(s): Lilya Kaganovsky, Roman Koropeckyj, Susan Kresin, Gail Lenhoff, Igor Pilshchikov, Vadim Shneyder, Ronald Vroon

    S/U grading.

  • SLAVC 597 - Preparation for MA Comprehensive Examination or PhD Qualifying Examinations

    Instructor(s): Lilya Kaganovsky, Roman Koropeckyj, Gail Lenhoff, Igor Pilshchikov, Vadim Shneyder, Ronald Vroon

    S/U grading.

  • SLAVC 599 - Research for PhD Dissertation

    Instructor(s): Lilya Kaganovsky, Roman Koropeckyj, Gail Lenhoff, Igor Pilshchikov, Vadim Shneyder, Ronald Vroon

    S/U grading.