Russian (RUSSA)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2015-2016.

RUSSA 1104

Reinforces the speaking skills learned in RUSSA 1122. view course details

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  • 1-2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7177RUSSA 1104  SEM 101

RUSSA 1122

Gives a thorough grounding in all the language skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Course materials include clips from original Russian films and television programs. Homework ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5848RUSSA 1122  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Completion of RUSSA 1121 or permission of instructor. May also enroll in RUSSA 1104 for additional credit. Not for Native speakers of Russian (see RUSSA 3305-3306). Each section is limited to 14 students.

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5849RUSSA 1122  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: Completion of RUSSA 1121 or permission of instructor. May also enroll in RUSSA 1104 for additional credit. Not for Native speakers of Russian (see RUSSA 3305-3306). Each section is limited to 14 students.

RUSSA 1126

The emphasis is on reading unabridged articles on a variety of topics from current Russian periodicals and web pages and translating them into English; a certain amount of discussion (in Russian) may also ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6939RUSSA 1126  SEM 101

RUSSA 2204

Guided conversation, translation, reading, pronunciation, and grammar review, emphasizing the development of accurate and idiomatic expression in the language. Course materials include video clips from ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5847RUSSA 2204  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Completing RUSSA 2203 or equivalent. Each section is limited to 10 students.

RUSSA 3300

Taught on a specialized basis for students with special projects (e.g., to supplement a non-language course or thesis work). view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5846RUSSA 3300  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Paperno, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6985RUSSA 3300  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Browne, E

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6996RUSSA 3300  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Tsimberov, V

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18948RUSSA 3300  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Krivitsky, R

RUSSA 3304

Reading, writing, and conversation: current Russian films (feature and documentary), newspapers, television programs, Russian web sites, and other materials are used. Detailed description at ... view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9029RUSSA 3304  SEM 101

RUSSA 3306

Creative writing for heritage speakers of Russian. Writing short (one page for each class) texts in Russian in a variety of genres: personal letters, blog entries, news articles, technical descriptions, ... view course details

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  • 2-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6921RUSSA 3306  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Krivitsky, R

      Paperno, S

      Tsimberov, V

  • Prerequisite: Placement by department. see http://Russian.cornell.edu for TBA arrangements.

RUSSA 3308

Aims to expand the students' vocabulary and their comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills, as well as cultural competence, through a mosaic study and discussion of a variety of styles ... view course details

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  • 2-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8970RUSSA 3308  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Krivitsky, R

RUSSA 3310

Designed to teach advanced reading and discussion skills. In seminar 101, weekly reading assignments include 20-40 pages of unabridged Russian, fiction or non-fiction. In seminar 102, the weekly assignments ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5843RUSSA 3310  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: For native speakers of Russian. Placement by Department.

RUSSA 3312

Read and discuss texts for GOVT 3837. The course may also support student research for the GOVT 3837 final paper. This 1-credit course aims to expand the students' vocabulary, and advance their speaking ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  7908RUSSA 3312  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Krivitsky, R

  • Prerequisites: High Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Russian; for non-native speakers, RUSSA 3303 or higher is recommended. Permission of instructor required. Enrollment limited to: students enrolled in GOVT 3837.

RUSSA 4414

Involves discussion, in Russian, of authentic Russian texts and films (feature or documentary) in a variety of non-literary styles and genres. Detailed description at russian.cornell.edu. view course details

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5844RUSSA 4414  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: RUSSA 4413 or equivalent. For TBA classes, bring your class schedule to our organizational meeting, Tues. 1/26/10 at 4:30pm. Closer to that date, see http://russian.cornell.edu for announcement with location.

RUSSA 4491

To be taken in conjunction with any Russian literature course at the advanced level. Students receive 1 credit for reading and discussing works in Russian in addition to their normal course work. Detailed ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  5845RUSSA 4491  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Tsimberov, V

  • This course is to be taken in conjunction with any Russian literature course at the advanced level (not alone).

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  6223RUSSA 4491  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Paperno, S

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  6224RUSSA 4491  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Krivitsky, R

RUSSA 6634

Designed for students whose areas of study require advanced active control of the language. Fine points of translation, usage, and style are discussed and practiced. Syllabus varies from year to year. ... view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6922RUSSA 6634  SEM 101