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Department: World Languages and Cultures

The Russian designated program of emphasis provides students with proficiency in the Russian language, a general knowledge of Russian and Slavic cultures, and the ability to engage in independent work on a scholarly topic of their own choosing. The program prepares students for graduate work in Russian and related fields and for a variety of international professions as well as for any profession requiring the ability to think independently and react to new environments. Students are encouraged to work with their advisor to develop a second concentration in International Studies, Peace and Conflict Studies, International Business and Economics, History, Politics, Anthropology, Education, or any of the other Social Sciences. A Russian POE can also be combined with Pre-Law or Pre-Med.

Requirements
Course Number Title Credits Prerequisites Dist. Skills
RU 110 Russian I**
4
 
HI*
*Students will only receive H or I distribution if they have not taken more than two years of Russian at the secondary level.
RU 120 Russian II**
4
RU 110
HI
CS
RU 210 Intermediate Russian**
3
RU 120
HI
CS
**RU 110, 120, 210 are waived if students place out of them, but no academic credit will be awarded.
RU 230 Russian Conversation
3
RU 210
HI
CS
WL 201 Language in Motion
1
 
HI
CS
Other Requirements
RU 450 Senior Research Project I
3
RU 311, RU 321, RU 326 or RU 335 HI CS
RU 451 Senior Research Project II
3
RU 450 HI CS
Two of the following three courses:
IS 104 Ideas & Power in the Modern World 4
IHS
CW
RU 209 Russian History 3
HI or CA

Required credit hours = 46

Total POE credit hours should not exceed 63

upated 07.13

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