RUSS 2120W Understanding Texts in Russian

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as RUS W15.50.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Development of reading and analytical skills in Russian. Short, authentic texts, both literary and nonliterary, representing diverse contemporary styles and genres. Discussions and frequent writing assignments using a variety of approaches and supplementary materials available in the multimedia laboratory. Rewrites obligatory. A paper of a minimum of ten pages will be produced by the end of the semester. (Not open to students who have completed Russian 3610 [17.50] or more advanced literature courses.) Writing-intensive course. Qualifies as a LOTE (Language Other Than English) course for Pathways College Option purposes.

Prerequisite: English 1012, Russian 1030 or permission of the chairperson. Corequisite: Russian 2018 [4.8] or 2024 or permission of the chairperson


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