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Fall 2017-2018
* RUS 103   na, npdf

Russian for Heritage Speakers

Svetlana Korshunova

This course is intended for students who have spoken Russian at home and seek to achieve proficiency in the language. Topics will include an intensive introduction to the Russian writing system and grammar, focusing on exciting materials and examples drawn from classic and contemporary Russian culture and social life. Successful completion of this course and its continuation in the spring (RUS 108) fulfills the University language requirement.

Sample reading list:
S.I. Ozhegov, N.U. Shvedova, Tolkovyi slovar' russkogo iazyka. Moskva,1999
Materials posted on blackboard,
Handouts distributed by instructor,

Reading/Writing assignments:
Daily written and/or reading assignments and weekly short compositions.

Requirements/Grading:
Final Exam - 10%
Quizzes - 30%
Oral Presentation(s) - 20%
Other (See Instructor) - 40%

Other information:
Other 40% = Homework (grammar exercises, essays)

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
21023 C01 10:00 am - 10:50 am M T W Th   East Pyne Building   245   Enrolled:4 Limit:15