2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Russian, Beginning I

Fall quarter

Faculty: Elena Smith Russian language

Fields of Study: language studies

Fall: CRN (Credit) Level 10094 (4)  Students may register for this course after their time ticket opens during regular registration.

Credits: 4(F)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Day


In this course you will learn how to decipher the Cyrillic alphabet; read, write, and construct sentences; and eventually express yourself in Russian. Constant exposure to the authentic Russian language, literature, history and culture will enable you to move forward in your mastery of Russian grammar, vocabulary and communicative skills. A variety of activities including staging skits, acting out true-to-life situations, viewing Russian films and listening to a variety of Russian music will help you strengthen your comprehension skills and build the necessary confidence in using Russian. (Students from the Russia and Eurasia program will meet jointly with students in this course.)

Maximum Enrollment: 24

Advertised Schedule: 12-2p Tue/Fri (This is a new schedule as of 30 Sep. 2010.)

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: No Required Online Learning

Books: www.tescbookstore.com