RUSS - Russian

Offered By:
Faculty of Arts

Below are the courses available from the RUSS subject code. Select a course to view the available classes, additional class notes, and class times

RUSS 111 - Beginners' Russian I View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-2)

Intended for students with no previous knowledge of the language and designed to develop basic skills: listening, reading, speaking, writing, and intercultural competence. Note: not to be taken by students with native or near native proficiency, or with Russian 30 or its equivalents in Canada and other countries.


RUSS 112 - Beginners' Russian II View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-2)

Prerequisite: RUSS 111 or consent of Department. Note: not to be taken by students with native or near native proficiency, or with Russian 30 or its equivalents in Canada and other countries.


RUSS 211 - Intermediate Russian I View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-1)

Intended to expand comprehension and production skills in written and oral Russian with a focus on intercultural communicative competence. Prerequisite: Russian 30 (or equivalent), or RUSS 112, or consent of Department.


RUSS 212 - Intermediate Russian II View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-1)

Prerequisite: RUSS 211 or consent of Department.


RUSS 303 - Russian in Context I View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The continued development of grammatical and conversational skills, with reading contemporary Russian and viewing and discussing films and television programs. Prerequisite: RUSS 212 or consent of Department. Note: not to be taken by students with credit in RUSS 401 or 402.


RUSS 304 - Russian in Context II View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Debates on topics selected by students. Prerequisite: RUSS 303 or consent of Department. Note: not to be taken by students with credit in RUSS 401 or 402.


RUSS 325 - Readings in Russian Literature I View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Study of pre-20th century Russian literature. Readings and discussion normally in English, but discussion may be in Russian.


RUSS 326 - Readings in Russian Literature II View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Reading and analysis of texts from 20th century Russian literature. Readings and discussion normally in English, but discussion may be in Russian.


RUSS 404 - Russian Film View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Study of Soviet and contemporary Russian films. Taught in English. This course will not fulfill the Language Other Than English requirement of the BA.


RUSS 443 - Russian-English Translation View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Exercises in translation with emphasis on both literary and non-literary texts. Prerequisite: RUSS 304, or consent of Department. Not open to students with credit in RUSS 441 or 442.


RUSS 445 - Business Russian View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Advanced modern Russian with emphasis on the vocabulary and communication style of the Russian business world. Prerequisite: RUSS 304 or consent of Department.


RUSS 495 - Honors Thesis View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

RUSS 499 - Special Topics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

RUSS 599 - Directed Reading View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

RUSS 698 - Topics in Russian Linguistics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

RUSS 699 - Topics in Russian Literature and Culture View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.