RUS - RUSSIAN

RUS - 1080   RUSSIAN CULTURE AND COMMERCE
[3 hours]  Study of Russian culture and society with emphasis on business and economics.  Taught in English.   (Not for major credit)

RUS - 1090   INTRODUCTION TO RUSSIAN CULTURE
[3 hours]  An introduction to principal social, artistic and literary aspects of Russian culture.  Taught in English.  (Not for major credit)

RUS - 1110   ELEMENTARY RUSSIAN I
[4 hours]  An introduction to Russian language and culture through aural comprehension, speaking, reading, and  writing.  Laboratory practice required.  (Not for major credit)

RUS - 1120   ELEMENTARY RUSSIAN II
[4 hours]  An introduction to Russian language and culture through aural comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing.  Laboratory practice required. (Not for major credit) Prerequisite: RUS 1110 or satisfactory score on placement test.

RUS - 2140   INTERMEDIATE RUSSIAN I
[3 hours]  Further practice of the four language skills with grammar review and readings of a literary-cultural nature.  Laboratory practice required.  (Not for major credit)  Prerequisite: RUS 1120 or satisfactory score on placement test.

RUS - 2150   INTERMEDIATE RUSSIAN II
[3 hours]  Further practice of the four language skills with grammar review and readings of a literary-cultural nature.  Laboratory practice required.  (Not for major credit)  Prerequisite: RUS 2140 or satisfactory score on placement test.
RUS - 2190   STUDY ABROAD
[1 - 3 hours]  The course permits the student to spend time in a country where Russian is spoken.  Credit will be awarded in accordance with established  departmental procedures.  Prerequisite: RUS 2150 & consent of instructor

RUS - 3010   CONVERSATION AND COMPOSITION I
[3 hours]  Work on advanced aural comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills through intensive work with authentic texts dealing with    contemporary issues relating to the Russian-speaking world.  Prerequisite: RUS 2150 or satisfactory score on placement test

RUS - 3020   CONVERSATION AND COMPOSITION II
[3 hours]  Further work on advanced aural comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills through intensive work with authentic texts dealing with contemporary issues relating to the Russian-speaking world.  A writing-intensive course.  Prerequisite: RUS 3010 or consent of instructor

RUS - 3170   BUSINESS RUSSIAN
[3 hours]  An introduction to the language and practices of Russian business and commerce.  Prerequisite: RUS 2150 or consent of instructor

RUS - 3210   SURVEY OF RUSSIAN LITERATURE I
[3 hours]  A survey of Russian literature from its origins to the present.  Prerequisite: RUS 2150 or consent of instructor

RUS - 3220   SURVEY OF RUSSIAN LITERATURE II
[3 hours]  A survey of Russian literature from its origins to the present.  Prerequisite: RUS 2150 or consent of instructor

RUS - 4070   HISTORY OF THE RUSSIAN LANGUAGE
[3 hours]  Russian phonology, morphology, and syntax from Common Slavic to the present period.  Prerequisite: two 3000-level courses

RUS - 4110   STRUCTURE OF MODERN RUSSIAN
[3 hours]  Linguistic description of the entire structure of contemporary Russian: phonology, morphology, and syntax.  Prerequisite: two 3000- level courses

RUS - 4950   STUDIES IN THE WORKS OF AN AUTHOR OR AUTHORS
[1 - 3 hours]  Readings of the works of a major author or authors of Russian literature.    Prerequisite: two 300- level courses

RUS - 4980   SPECIAL TOPICS IN RUSSIAN STUDIES
[1 - 3 hours]  Study of a selected topic in Russian language, literature, or culture.  May be repeated for credit when topic varies.  Prerequisite: two 3000-level courses

RUS - 4990   INDEPENDENT STUDY IN RUSSIAN
[1 - 3 hours]  Independent research in special topics.  May be repeated once for additional credit.  Prerequisite: consent of instructor Error processing SSI file

Last Updated: 1/3/12