RUSS 343

Masterpieces of Russian Film

German and Russian College of Humanities

Course Description

Developing listening comprehension and speaking skills through discussing Russian films. Includes International Cinema.

When Taught

Winter

Grade Rule

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

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

1

Title

Watching Soviet/Russian Films

Learning Outcome

1. Watch Soviet/Russian films. Due to the rich heritage of Soviet/Russian cinema this course does not claim to be an exhaustive treatment of all the great Soviet/Russian films, but rather aims to concentrate on the most nationally acclaimed Soviet/Russian films, American Academy Award nominated films, and internationally acclaimed Soviet/Russian films.

Title

Critical Analysis

Learning Outcome

2. Critically analyze cultural and aesthetic aspects of Russian films orally and in writing.