RUSSIAN 516 - Third-Year Russian II
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Russian (RUSSIAN)
Department: LSA Slavic Languages & Literatures
Credit Exclusions:
May not be repeated for credit. No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in RUSSIAN 302 303, or 325.
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Enforced Prerequisites:
One of: RUSSIAN 301 or RCLANG 323 or RUSSIAN 515.
May not be repeated for credit.
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Continuation of RUSSIAN 301. During the course students will continue to work on the development of all language skills. Films will be an integral part of this course. The general at home viewing will be followed up by class discussion, film analysis and watching particular scenes in class/or as homework. While the course's main purpose is the development of students' oral proficiency, it also includes texts for reading comprehension and exercises that focus on acquisition of written skills and grammatical accuracy. Students will continue to work on the expansion of both passive and active vocabulary.Students are expected to participate in all class discussions, present on political and cultural topics during the semester, take vocabulary quizzes and write film essays.

  1. Russian in Use: An interactive Approach to Advanced Communicative Competence, by Sandra Rosengrant, 2006; ISBN: 0300109431. Required
  2. Cinema for Russian Conversation, Vol.2, by Mara Kashper, Olga Kagan,2005 ISBN 1585101192. Required
  3. A comprehensive Russian grammar., Author: Wade, Terence., Publisher: Blackwell Publishers 2000. Recommended
  4. Oxford Russian Dictionary, Author: Wheeler, Marcus, Publisher: Oxford University Press 2007 ISBN 0198614209. Recommended

RUSSIAN 516 - Third-Year Russian II
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001 (REC)
TuWThF 10:00AM - 11:00AM
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ISBN: 9781585101191
Cinema for Russian conversation. Volume 2, Author: Kashper, Mara., Publisher: Focus Publishing op.
ISBN: 0300109431
Russian in use : an interactive approach to advanced communicative competence, Author: Sandra Freels Rosengrant., Publisher: Yale University Press 2007
ISBN: 9781405136396
A comprehensive Russian grammar, Author: Terence Wade ; revised and updated by David Gillespie., Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell 3rd ed. 2010
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