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RUSS 202

Second-Year Russian, Part 2

German and Russian College of Humanities

Course Description

Grammar review and discussion in Russian of both expository and literary readings.

When Taught

Winter

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

5

Fixed

5

Fixed

5

Fixed

1

Other Prerequisites

Russ 201 or instructor's consent

Note

Culminating course for Languages of Learning requirement.

Title

Intermediate Low Proficiency

Learning Outcome

Russian 201-202 are focused on developing learners' proficiency in speaking, reading, listening, and writing. These courses also focus on developing learners' cultural sensitivity. By the end of each course, students will: 1. speak, read, listen, and write at a level equivalent to Intermediate Low or higher on the American Council of Teachers of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) proficiency scale.

Title

Basic Aspects of Russian Grammar

Learning Outcome

2. Demonstrate increasing control over basic aspects of Russian grammar, such as case usage, verbal conjugation, tense and aspect in controlled settings. This growing accuracy will allow them to begin narrating personal experiences.

Title

Awareness of Russian Cultural Norms

Learning Outcome

3. Demonstrate a developing awareness of Russian cultural norms in a growing number of contexts within the scope of the learning experience.