Russian Courses

Current Courses

Summer 2020

RUSS101 Basic Russian I Sections

Introduction to contemporary Russian. Oral practice, grammar, reading, and writing.

RUSS102 Basic Russian II Sections

Continuation of RUSS 101.

RUSS303D Topics in Russian Culture (in English) - TCS RUSS CULTURE Sections

Features of Russian culture with an emphasis on historical and social contexts. Specific course content will vary. Consult CENES for this year's offerings at https://cenes.ubc.ca/undergraduate/slavic-studies/russian-minor/

RUSS306D Russian Literature in Translation - RUSS LIT IN TRAN Sections

A comprehensive historical and critical presentation with emphasis on the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Winter 2020 Courses

Winter 2020

RUSS101 Basic Russian I Sections

Introduction to contemporary Russian. Oral practice, grammar, reading, and writing.

RUSS102 Basic Russian II Sections

Continuation of RUSS 101.

RUSS201 Second-Year Russian I Sections

Intermediate oral practice, grammar, reading, composition. A special section may be provided for Science students. Credit will be granted for only one of RUSS 201 or RUSS 200.

RUSS202 Second-Year Russian II Sections

A continuation of RUSS 201. Intermediate oral practice, grammar, reading, composition. A special section may be provided for Science students. Credit will be granted for only one of RUSS 202 or RUSS 200.

RUSS206 Nineteenth-Century Russian Writers in Translation Sections

The writings, lives, and thought of selected authors.

RUSS207 Twentieth-Century Russian Writers in Translation Sections

The writings, lives, and thought of major Russian authors.

RUSS301 Third-Year Russian I Sections

Advanced intermediate oral practice, syntax and composition. Credit will be granted for only one of RUSS 301 or 300.

RUSS302 Third -Year Russian II Sections

Advanced intermediate oral practice, syntax and composition. Credit will be granted for only one of RUSS 302 or RUSS 300.

RUSS303 Topics in Russian Culture (in English) Sections

Features of Russian culture with an emphasis on historical and social contexts. Specific course content will vary. Consult CENES for this year's offerings at https://cenes.ubc.ca/undergraduate/slavic-studies/russian-minor/

RUSS306A Russian Literature in Translation - RUSS LIT IN TRAN Sections

A comprehensive historical and critical presentation with emphasis on the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

RUSS321A Imagining Location in Russian Literature (in English) - LOCATION RUSSLIT Sections

Russian literature and film, focused around a particular geographical and cultural location.

RUSS323A Fantastic Worlds in Russian Fiction (in English) - RUSSIAN FICTION Sections

Russian genre fiction and film (science fiction, fantasy and gothic).

RUSS400B Fourth-Year Russian - FOURTH-YEAR RUSS Sections

Advanced oral practice, reading and composition.