Third-Year Russian: Studies in Russian Language and Culture I
Listed in: Russian, as RUSS-301
Formerly listed as: RUSS-11
Moodle site: Course (Guest Accessible)
Boris Wolfson (Section 01)
This course advances skills in reading, understanding, writing, and speaking Russian, with materials from twentieth-century culture. Readings include fiction by Chekhov, Babel, Olesha, Nabokov, and others. Conducted in Russian, with frequent writing and grammar assignments, in-class presentations, and occasional translation exercises. Two seminar-style meetings and one hour-long discussion section per week.
Requisite: RUSS 202 or consent of instructor. First-year students with strong high school preparation (usually 4 or more years) may be ready for this course. Limited to 15 students. Fall semester. Professor Wolfson and Senior Lecturer Babyonyshev.
If Overenrolled: Amherst students will be given priority consideration.
Cost: 4.50 ?
Offerings2013-14: Offered in Fall 2013
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012