May be elected as a departmental concentration program
Prerequisites to Concentration. Russian 101, 102, 201, and 202, (or 103 and 203) or the equivalent.
Concentration Program. Interested students should begin Russian during their first year. Required are: (1) Russian 301, 302, 351, 352, 449 or 450, 451, and 452; (2) at least two courses chosen in consultation with and approved by the concentration advisor, from among Russian 401, 402, 413, 414, 415, 416, 417, 418, 419, 420, 422, 454, 455, 456, 457, 461, 462, 463, 464, 465, 466, 471, and 472; and (3) six or more credits in advanced courses in another foreign language or in social science courses which focus on Russia. Special attention is called to the courses listed under Russian and East European Studies.
Honors Concentration. Undergraduate concentrators who have maintained a 3.5 grade point average in Russian courses and 3.2 overall GPA may apply for admission to the Honors concentration. In addition to regular concentration requirements, qualified Honors concentrators work on a major project during the senior year, and complete an Honors thesis based on their research.
Advising. Professor Makin is the undergraduate concentration advisor; prospective concentrators should consult him before the end of the sophomore year. Appointments are scheduled at 3040 MLB (763-4496).
Teaching Certificate. Candidates for a teaching certificate with a teaching minor in Russian should consult Professor Schönle and the School of Education Office of Academic Services. Information about general requirements for a teaching certificate appears elsewhere in this Bulletin.
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