RUSS 011. Introduction to Russian Culture
This advanced intensive writing course will reinforce previous stages of work in Russian and will focus on composition rather than translation from English. Students will develop advanced skills in comprehension and active use of the written language through the use of authentic Russian language materials. The course will concentrate on contemporary Russian culture and also on changes in the Russian language-with a wide variety of materials from fiction, newspapers, journals and other media sources.
Conducted in Russian.
Prerequisite: RUSS 004 or permission from the instructor.
Catalog chapter: Modern Languages and Literatures: Russian
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/russian
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