20 Credits SPRING

Cannot be taken with: RUS106

Pre-requisites: RUS103 or equivalent

Aims/Description: The module builds on the skills acquired in Russian for Beginners (1) (RUS103) increasing the range of words and structures understood and the range of situations handled. By the end of this module, you should be able to read simple, unedited texts in Russian, converse in a range of everyday situations, write a short essay or letter and translate texts. You will also have a thorough knowledge of grammar that you can build on at Level 2.

Staff Contact: Dr A Fergus
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Problem solving, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Departmental tests. Written, oral and listening comprehension

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Russian Studies):

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