Montgomery College 2021-2022 Catalog 
    Sep 25, 2021  
Montgomery College 2021-2022 Catalog
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RUSS 201 - Intermediate Russian I

Focuses on the study of Russian language and culture at the intermediate level. Students further their ability to communicate in Russian through an advanced consideration of cultural themes and a review of Russian grammar to support an increased focus on reading and composition. In-class work is supplemented by 10 hours of online homework. PREREQUISITE(S): RUSS 102  or consent of department. Three hours each week.

3 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Read and write in Russian at the intermediate level of proficiency, continuing work with the Cyrillic alphabets.
  • Apply advanced grammatical structures, such as complex verb forms, that support communication at the intermediate level of proficiency.
  • Compose descriptive, narrative, and expository pieces.
  • Express and appropriately employ more complex language functions in speech and in writing, including the following:
    • a. expressing opinions
    • b. analyzing oral and written discourse
    • c. using appropriate language registers.
  • Demonstrate a heightened appreciation of Slavic cultures and cultural practices.
  • Consider authentic texts, both literary and popular.
  • Recognize and actively engage in appropriate sociolinguistic behaviors as these correspond to their increasing linguistic ability in Russian.
  • Engage in cultural activities outside of class.
  • Produce and present a group cultural project as an integral part of this class.
  • Produce and present a cultural project.

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