russian PROGRAM

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Olga Ivanova Olga Ivanova ivanovom@lacitycollege.edu 2740
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Irina Gutkin
Jack Pery
Melvin A.Strom

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Russian Language and Civilization Courses
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RUSSIAN 1: Elementary Russian I (5 UNITS) – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28 or equivalent.
The fundamentals of pronunciation and grammar, practical vocabulary, useful phrases; basic facts on the geography, customs and culture of Russia.

RUSSIAN 2: Elementary Russian II (5 UNITS) – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Russian 1 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.
Completes elementary Russian I. Emphasis on reading and spoken language.

RUSSIAN 3: Intermediate Russian I (5 UNITS) – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Russian 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.
A review of grammar, additional training in oral and written composition, and reading of more advanced literature.

RUSSIAN 4: Intermediate Russian II (5 UNITS) – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Russian 3 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

This course continues the review of grammar and vocabulary build-up. It continues to introduce students to Russian life through the reading of selected Russian authors.

RUSSIAN 8: Conversational Russian (2 UNITS) – (UC:CSU) (RPT 3)

Prerequisites: Russian 3 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.
Practical conversation in Russian on everyday topics, and current events, dialogues and group discussion of news in politics, sports, and culture.

RUSSIAN 10: Russian Civilization (3 UNITS) – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
A survey of Russian civilization from the early stages to the present, highlighting important historical and cultural developments, social institutions, religion, literature, art, music and Russia’s contribution to the world.

RUSSIAN 12: Russian Civilization II (3 UNITS) – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
A survey of Russian history and culture of 20th century Russia; its literature, arts and science; and life of the people.

RUSSIAN 21: Fundamentals of Russian I (3 UNITS) – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
Russian 21 and 22 together are equivalent to Russian 1 at Los Angeles City College.
Russian 21 is the first half of Russian 1. Russian 22 is the second half of Russian 1. Russian 21 focuses on pronunciation, basic grammar, practical vocabulary and phrases. Discussions of Russia’s geography, customs, and culture are included.

RUSSIAN 22: Fundamentals of Russian II (3 UNITS) – (UC: CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
Russian 21 and Russian 22 together are equivalent to Russian I. Russian 22 continues to focus on pronunciation, basic grammar, practical vocabulary and phrases, begun in Russian 21. Students will also continue to discuss Russia’s history and culture.