RUS 383 • POLITICAL RUSSIAN
2:00 PM-3:30 PM
This seminar will provide students with the tools necessary to understand Russian as it is used in print media, such as newspapers, journals, on-line journals, etc. Class time will be divided up between grammar/grammar exercises appropriate to various texts, and more complex discussions (in Russian) of the issues brought up in the reading. COURSE TAUGHT IN RUSSIAN.
Active in-class participation, 3 in-class presentations
Political Russian: An Intermediate Course in Russian Language for International Relations, National Security and Socio-Economics, by Natasha Simes & Richard M. Robin.