SLAV - Slavic and East European Studies

Offered By:
Faculty of Arts

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

SLAV 204 - Slavic Folklore and Mythology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introductory course covering pre-Christian deities and neo-paganism, legends and lower mythology, folktales and folk songs, and the use of folklore in literature, film, and music. Taught in English. This course will not fulfill the Language Other Than English requirement of the BA.


SLAV 222 - Euromaidan: Origins and Aftermath of the Ukrainian Revolution View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An historical and cultural examination of the events of Ukraine's Revolution of Dignity (2013-2014) in relationship to Europe and Russia. National discourses, civic values, memory politics, art and propaganda are studied. Knowledge of Slavic languages or history is not required. Taught in English.


SLAV 299 - Special Topics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Course may be taken five times when topics vary.


SLAV 320 - Ukrainian Canadian Culture View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Culture of Ukrainian immigrants in Canada during the late 19th and 20th centuries with the main focus on oral, material and popular culture of the Canadian Prairies. Taught in English.


SLAV 399 - Special Topics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Course may be taken five times when topics vary.


SLAV 468 - Nikolai Gogol/Mykola Hohol' View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Gogol as a cultural icon in the history of Russian and Ukrainian literatures. His life and works against the background of Russian Imperial cultural developments and the processes of nation building in the first half of the 19th century. English translations of texts available for those not majoring in Slavics.


SLAV 475 - Slavic Languages and Cultures in the Community View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

An experiential study of local Slavic communities, their language practice and cultural expressions.


SLAV 499 - Special Topics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Course may be taken five times when topics vary.


SLAV 568 - Nikolai Gogol/Mykola Hohol' View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Gogol as a cultural icon in the history of Russian and Ukrainian literatures. His life and works against the background of Russian Imperial cultural developments and the processes of nation building in the first half of the 19th century. Prerequisite: consent of Department.


SLAV 599 - Directed Reading View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
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