Russian (RUSSA)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

RUSSA 1104

Reinforces the speaking skills learned in RUSSA 1122.  Homework includes assignments that must be done in the language lab or on the students' own computer. Class meeting times will be chosen ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5893RUSSA 1104  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    TBA, "time to be arranged" (to accommodate as many students as we can). Plan to attend our Zoom Organizational Meeting to arrange these times. The time and place of the meeting will be posted under Current Announcements soon.
    This course will meet in 50 min durations x 2.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8497RUSSA 1122  SEM 101

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Krivitsky, R

      Paperno, S

      Tsimberov, V

  • Instruction Mode: Online

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4861RUSSA 1122  SEM 102

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Krivitsky, R

      Paperno, S

      Tsimberov, V

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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 web pages and translating them into English; a certain amount of discussion (in Russian) may also be undertaken. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5740RUSSA 1126  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    TBA, "time to be arranged" (to accommodate as many students as we can). Plan to attend our Zoom Organizational Meeting to arrange these times. The time and place of the meeting will be posted under Current Announcements soon.
    This course will meet in 50 min durations x 2.

RUSSA 1132

RUSSA 1131 and RUSSA 1132 cover the standard Cornell first-year Russian language curriculum at a slower (or faster) pace than RUSSA 1103 -RUSSA 1104 and RUSSA 1121 -RUSSA 1122, the pace to be chosen by ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6820RUSSA 1132  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    TBA, "time to be arranged" (to accommodate as many students as we can). Plan to attend our Zoom Organizational Meeting to arrange these times. The time and place of the meeting will be posted under Current Announcements soon.
    This course will meet in 50 min durations x 4.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7299RUSSA 1132  SEM 102

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    TBA, "time to be arranged" (to accommodate as many students as we can). Plan to attend our Zoom Organizational Meeting to arrange these times. The time and place of the meeting will be posted under Current Announcements soon.
    This course will meet in 50 min durations x 4.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4860RUSSA 2204  SEM 101

    • MTRFOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Krivitsky, R

      Paperno, S

      Tsimberov, V

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18066RUSSA 2204  SEM 102

    • TBA Online Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Krivitsky, R

      Paperno, S

      Tsimberov, V

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    TBA, "time to be arranged" (to accommodate as many students as we can). Plan to attend our Zoom Organizational Meeting to arrange these times. The time and place of the meeting will be posted under Current Announcements soon. This course will meet in 50 min duration/x4

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4859RUSSA 3300  IND 601

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5787RUSSA 3300  IND 603

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6698RUSSA 3300  IND 604

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7563RUSSA 3304  SEM 101

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Krivitsky, R

      Paperno, S

      Tsimberov, V

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5726RUSSA 3306  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    TBA, "time to be arranged" (to accommodate as many students as we can). Plan to attend our Zoom Organizational Meeting to arrange these times. The time and place of the meeting will be posted under Current Announcements soon.
    Prerequisite: Placement by department. see http://Russian.cornell.edu for TBA arrangements.
    This course will meet in 50 min durations x 2.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7561RUSSA 3310  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    TBA, "time to be arranged" (to accommodate as many students as we can). Plan to attend our Zoom Organizational Meeting to arrange these times. The time and place of the meeting will be posted under Current Announcements soon.
    This course will meet in 50 min durations x 2.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7562RUSSA 3310  SEM 102

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    TBA, "time to be arranged" (to accommodate as many students as we can). Plan to attend our Zoom Organizational Meeting to arrange these times. The time and place of the meeting will be posted under Current Announcements soon.
    This course will meet in 50 min durations x 2.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 20824RUSSA 3312  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4857RUSSA 4414  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    TBA, "time to be arranged" (to accommodate as many students as we can). Plan to attend our Zoom Organizational Meeting to arrange these times. The time and place of the meeting will be posted under Current Announcements soon.
    Prerequisite: RUSSA 4413 or equivalent.
    This course will meet in 50 min durations x 2.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  4858RUSSA 4491  IND 601

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  5135RUSSA 4491  IND 602

  • Instruction Mode: Online

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  5136RUSSA 4491  IND 603

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5727RUSSA 6634  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    TBA, "time to be arranged" (to accommodate as many students as we can). Plan to attend our Zoom Organizational Meeting to arrange these times. The time and place of the meeting will be posted under Current Announcements soon.
    This course will meet in 50 min durations x 2.