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  • Beginning to Advanced Levels
  • Grounded in Cultural Contexts
  • Provides an Immersive Learning Experience

Russian—an important language in international affairs, business, science, and technology—has been listed as a priority language of national need by US government agencies. These courses allow you to establish, enhance, or perfect your reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills. Through professional instruction, you will expand your understanding of dialect, grammar, intonations, and word usage while improving idiomatic and grammatical conversational abilities.

Immersive Russian

Learn basic Russian vocabulary and grammar and engage in elementary conversation in Russian through classroom instruction and field trips.

2017 Summer
2 sections

Russian I

Gain an introduction to the Russian alphabet and simple grammatical notions, such as cases and some tenses in Russian.

2017 Spring
+ 1 more semester
2 sections

Russian II

Continue to expand your vocabulary and to master more grammatical structures in Russian.

2017 Spring
1 section

Russian III

Continue to expand your vocabulary, acquire more complex grammatical structures, and engage in longer conversations in Russian.

2017 Spring
1 section

Russian Conversation and Current Events

This advanced course focuses on conversations and group discussions in Russian with extensive use of authentic materials.