Russian (RUSS)


1000

RUSS 1001 [Not Offered] Elementary Russian I (5 credits)
Hearing, speaking, reading, and writing Russian; elementary grammar, translation.
RUSS 1002 [Not Offered] Elementary Russian II (5 credits)
Prereq.: RUSS 1001 or equivalent. Hearing, speaking, reading, and writing Russian; completion of elementary grammar; translation.
RUSS 1020 [Not Offered] Russian for Reading Knowledge (5 credits)
Specialized course intended to satisfy departmental foreign language reading requirement for graduate students, but carrying no graduate credit. Undergraduates may enroll on pass-fail basis only. Does not count toward satisfying foreign language requirement for undergraduates, although hours may count toward baccalaureate. Credit will not be given for both this course and introductory Russian courses.

2000

RUSS 2001 [Not Offered] Intermediate Russian I (3 credits)
Prereq.: RUSS 1002 or equivalent. Hearing, speaking, reading, and writing Russian; development of practical command of Russian grammatical categories unfamiliar to English speakers; translation.
RUSS 2002 [Not Offered] Intermediate Russian II (3 credits)
Prereq.: RUSS 2001 or equivalent. Hearing, speaking, reading, and writing Russian; development of practical command of Russian grammatical categories unfamiliar to English speakers; translation.
RUSS 2075 [Not Offered] Introduction to Russian Culture and Civilization (3 credits)
Taught in English; knowledge of Russian not required. Also offered as HIST 2135. Geography, history, religion, literature, music, art, architecture, and scientific and technological achievements of Russia.

3000

RUSS 3061 [Not Offered] Advanced Russian Discourse I (3 credits)
Prereq.: RUSS 2002 or equivalent. Vocabulary building and readings in modern Russian; drill in oral and written original composition; attention to style, syntax, idioms, and inflections.
RUSS 3062 [Not Offered] Advanced Russian Discourse II (3 credits)
Prereq.: RUSS 3061 or equivalent. Vocabulary building and reading in modern Russian; drill in oral and written original composition; attention to style, syntax, idioms, and inflections.
RUSS 3071 [Not Offered] 19th Century Russian Literature I (3 credits)
Prereq.: RUSS 2002 or equivalent. Russian literature from the beginning to the 19th century.
RUSS 3072 [Not Offered] 20th Century Russian Literature I (3 credits)
Prereq.: RUSS 2002 or equivalent. Russian literature of the 20th century; study of literary texts; grammatical and cultural analysis; practice in listening and writing.
RUSS 3073 [Not Offered] 19th Century Russian Literature II (3 credits)
Prereq.: RUSS 2002 or equivalent. Russian literature of the end of the 19th century.
RUSS 3074 [Not Offered] 20th Century Russian Literature II (3 credits)
Prereq.: RUSS 2002 or equivalent. Continuation of RUSS 3072. Russian literature of the 20th century; study of literary texts; grammatical and cultural analysis; practice in listening and writing.
RUSS 3401 [Not Offered] The Fairy Tale (3 credits)
Taught in English; knowledge of Russian not required. Structure and substance of the traditional fairy tale; examples from German and Russian sources.
RUSS 3501 [Not Offered] Russian Film (3 credits)
Knowledge of Russian not required. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit when topics vary. Selected topics in Russian film.

4000

RUSS 4030 [Not Offered] Russian Literature: Novel (3 credits)
The Russian novel from its beginning to the end of the 19th century.
RUSS 4031 [Not Offered] Russian Literature: Novel (3 credits)
Special works of Turgenev, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy.
RUSS 4061 [Not Offered] Soviet Literature (3 credits)
Russian literature from 1917 to the present.
RUSS 4081 [Not Offered] Russian Literature in Translation: 19th Century (3 credits)
Knowledge of Russian not required. Masterpieces of 19th century Russian literature, including the works of Turgenev, Dostoevsky, and Chekhov.
RUSS 4082 [Not Offered] Russian Literature in Translation: 20th Century (3 credits)
Knowledge of Russian not required. Masterpieces of 20th century Russian literature, pre- and post- Revolution, including the works of four Nobel Prize winners of literature: Bunin, Pasternak, Sholokhov, and Solzhenitsyn.
RUSS 4101 [Not Offered] Topics in Russian Literature in Translation (3 credits)
May not be taken for graduate credit. Selected authors or themes.
RUSS 4600 [Not Offered] Introduction to Russian Linguistics (3 credits)
Also offered as LING 4600. Russian phonetics, morphology, and history of the Russian language.
RUSS 4915 [Not Offered] Independent Work (1-3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. Permission of department required. Readings in Russian literature directed by a senior faculty member.
RUSS 4950 [Not Offered] Senior Project (3 credits)
Prereq.: RUSS 2002 or equivalent and senior standing. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. May not be taken for graduate credit. Interdisciplinary research project on a topic in Russian Area Studies.