Courses for Summer 2018

  • Introductory Russian in St. Petersburg

    Intensive introductory language and culture taught in St. Petersburg, Russia, meeting 15 hours per week. Students develop communicative and cultural competence in Russian, emphasizing 1) culture of everyday life in Russia and 2) life in St. Petersburg. For students without previous study of Russian.
    RUSS 0250 S01
    Primary Instructor
    Evdokimova
  • Intermediate Russian in St. Petersburg

    Intensive intermediate language and culture taught in St. Petersburg, Russia meeting 15 hours a week. Continues development of language competence while broadening understanding of Russian culture via readings. Includes expansion of vocabulary for dealing with conversational topics and review of Russian grammar. Features literary and nonliterary readings in Russian. Five class meetings per week. Prerequisite: RUSS 0110 or RUSS 0200 or placement by language coordinator.
    RUSS 0350 S01
    Primary Instructor
    Evdokimova
  • Advanced Russian in St. Petersburg

    Intensive advanced language and culture taught in St. Petersburg, Russia, meeting 15 hours per week. Development of communicative and cultural competence in Russian, emphasizing topics in culture and history as depicted in film and short texts. Emphasizes increasing facility with spoken and written Russian. Features work on advanced grammar and syntax. Prerequisite: RUSS 0400. Enrollment limited to 18.
    RUSS 0550 S01
    Primary Instructor
    Evdokimova
  • St. Petersburg: A Window on Russia

    An interdisciplinary exploration of Russian cultural history through its literature, art, architecture, religion, social and political thought, theater and ballet. Elements of Russian culture will be presented through the prism of the city of St. Petersburg, its history, its urban and cultural landscapes. Regular field trips to museums, theater, and city tours focused on specific themes.
    RUSS 1060 S01
    Primary Instructor
    Evdokimova