Graduate Courses

For information about specific section times and locations  please view the UCLA Schedule of Classes.

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

Fall 2022

  • RUSSN 212A - 19th-Century Russian Literature: Golden Age

    Instructor(s): Igor Pilshchikov

    Lecture, three hours. Required for MA (literature). Survey of major literary movements and schools following demise of neoclassicism: sentimental school, early and late Romanticism, and beginnings of natural school. Discussion of representative works of Karamzin, Zhukovsky, Batyushkov, Pushkin, Baratynsky, Lermontov, Gogol. S/U or letter grading.

  • RUSSN 213A - 20th-Century Russian Literature, 1890 to 1929

    Instructor(s): Ronald Vroon

    Lecture, three hours. Required for MA (literature). Lectures and readings in major literary trends of modernist period, such as decadence, symbolism, futurism, acmeism, and ornamental school. Analysis of representative works by Blok, Belyj, Khlebnikov, Pasternak, Platonov, and others. S/U or letter grading.

  • RUSSN C224C - Studies in Russian Literature: Chekhov

    Instructor(s): Yelena Furman

    Lecture, three hours. Lectures and readings in English. Survey of short stories, novellas, and major plays ("The Seagull," "Uncle Vanya," "Three Sisters," "The Cherry Orchard"), with discussion of Russian and American productions. Concurrently scheduled with course C124C. S/U or letter grading.

  • RUSSN C224G - Studies in Russian Literature: Gogol

    Instructor(s): Roman Koropeckyj

    Lecture, three hours. Lectures and readings in English. Short stories, novel "Dead Souls," and selected plays. Concurrently scheduled with course C124G. S/U or letter grading.

  • SLAVC 200A - Literary Proseminar

    Instructor(s): Gail Lenhoff

    Seminar, three hours. Required for MA (literature). Designed to prepare incoming graduate students for scholarly work by introducing them to resources (departmental, intramural, and extramural), methodologies, and techniques for analysis of literary materials and cultural studies. Letter grading.

  • SLAVC 375 - Teaching Apprentice Practicum

    Instructor(s): Anna Kudyma, Vadim Shneyder

    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 495 - Teaching Slavic Languages at College Level

    Instructor(s): Anna Kudyma

    Seminar, 90 minutes; discussion, 90 minutes. Designed for graduate students. Theory and practice of language teaching. Discussion of contemporary language teaching methodology as well as problems of pedagogical grammar. 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.