This minor provides two full years of modern language and culture instruction to prepare students for living and working within an intercultural society both at home and abroad. The minor consists of five courses, either five language courses or a combination of language courses with up to two culture courses. Students with previous language skills must consult the minor adviser for placement evaluation before they register. Part of the requirements for this minor can be fulfilled by courses taken abroad.
Notes about this minor:
- This minor is closed to fluent native speakers of Russian.
- Posting of the minor on the student’s academic transcript requires a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the minor.
|Choose five of the following:|
|MLRU-201||Beginning Russian I|
|MLRU-202||Beginning Russian II|
|MLRU-301||Intermediate Russian I|
|MLRU-302||Intermediate Russian II|
|MLRU-401||Advanced Russian I|
|MLRU-402||Advanced Russian II|
|Students can take up to two culture courses as part of the Russian minor. In addition to culture courses listed for the minor, other courses from other departments dealing with aspects of Russian culture may be approved by the faculty adviser.|
|ENGL-416||Topics in Global Literatures†|
* Under special circumstances, and with permission of the minor adviser, up to two culture courses may be substituted for two sequential language courses. Students should contact the minor adviser for a list of approved culture courses.
† When course specifically pertains to Russian literature.
Quarter Curriculum - For Reference Only
Effective fall 2013, RIT converted its academic calendar from quarters to semesters. The following content has been made available as reference only. Currently matriculated students who began their academic programs in quarters should consult their academic adviser for guidance and course selection.
This minor provides two full years of modern language instruction to prepare students for living and working within an intercultural society both at home and abroad. Students may choose a modern language minor in Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, or Spanish. Students must take five consecutive language courses beyond the introductory prerequisite language course.
All students beginning the study of Russian must see the minor adviser for placement screening. This concentration is not open to native speakers of Russian.
0525-540 Beginning Russian I
Required Courses—Choose five of the following:
0525-541 Beginning Russian II
0525-542 Beginning Russian III
0525-543 Intermediate Russian I
0525-544 Intermediate Russian II
0525-545 Intermediate Russian III
0525-546 Advanced Russian I
0525-547 Advanced Russian II
0525-548 Advanced Russian III