RUSSIAN 123 - Intensive First Year Russian
Spring 2017, Section 101
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Subject: Russian (RUSSIAN)
Department: LSA Slavic Languages & Literatures
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Credit Exclusions:
May not be repeated for credit. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in RUSSIAN 101, 102, or RUSSIAN 103/RCLANG 193 or RUSSIAN 511 or 512.
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Using Nachalo as the primary text, this course is intended to take the beginner to a level of basic fluency in all four language skills. This course covers Russian grammar and syntax, equips the students with a basic yet functional vocabulary, and provides practice in speaking, reading, writing and listening. This course is supplemented by videos, audio, and internet resources.

Course Requirements:

Consistent attendance, active class participation, daily homework, short quizzes, chapter tests, and final written and oral exams.

Intended Audience:

Beginning language students interested in intensive Russian language study during the Spring or Summer term.

Class Format:

The intensive RUSSIAN 123 is the equivalent to the two-semester first year Russian language course. Classes meet four hours a day, five days a week for eight weeks.


RUSSIAN 123 - Intensive First Year Russian
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101 (REC)
 In Person
MTuWThF 10:00AM - 12:00PM
MTuWThF 1:00PM - 3:00PM
5/2/17 - 6/19/17

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